Because ultimately, the main referee has the last say
And in those examples it seemed like the main referee was clear on his decision
VAR is only used if main referee himself is unsure
They dont use it if they want. It is always used in the background but the main ref will only need it if its 100% needed
#9 Ruski corruption or good VAR
Fifa doesn't want football to be clean.. drama moves lots of money.
If they can make var look shit in a world cup, they can get rid of it and keep controlling things as usual
Well, the tool is there, the implementation still as a lot to improve, and most of the referees are not even used to use it in domestic leagues. I think over the years and this tournament´s length it will get better.