Decisions that rocked the world..<P>Portugal reduced to nine men against South Korea for a mistimed tackle by Beto which made virtually no contact with the opposition player. It makes Portugal's task of overturning a 1-0 deficit virtually impossible and they are eliminated.<P>ITALY'S <BR>Damiano Tommasi wrongly ruled offside as he scored what would have been a golden goal winner against South Korea, who instead score themselves.<P>CHRISTIAN VIERI'S 'goal' against Croatia disallowed when assistant referee wrongly flags for offside. Italy loose 2-1.<BR>IN THE same game Marco Materazzi equalises with a late 'goal', but that too is disallowed when the referee's assistant spots a foul by Filippo Inzaghi.<P>REFEREE William Mattus of Costa Rica denies Junchi Inamoto a goal in Japan's 2-2 draw <BR>with Belgium for an unspecified infringement.<P>MARC WILMOTS thinks he has headed Belgium ahead against Brazil, but the referee rules it out for a push on defender Roque Junior which T V shows simply did not happen.<P>UNITED STATES<BR>denied an equaliser against Germany in the quarter-finals when referee Hugh Dallas ignores Torsten Frings 'handball on the line. Germany win 1-0.<P>Do you think that there are to many inexperienced referee's and assistant ref's, refereeing very important games?<BR>Lliam.
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