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FIFA World Cup 2022: Was Poland goalkeeper Wojciech Szczęsny's foot on the line?

FIFA World Cup 2022: Was Poland goalkeeper Wojciech Szczęsny's foot on the line?

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Poland defeated Denmark 2-0 on Saturday thanks to a brilliant performance from goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny.

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made a number of saves, including one that cost Salem Aldawsari 12 yards.

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Just before halftime, Saudi Arabia was given a penalty with the score at 1-0, and Aldavasari stepped up to take it.

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Szczesny stopped him and even deflected the ensuing shot over the crossbar to maintain Poland's advantage.

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Many fans on social media noted that Szczesny might have been thrown over the goal line prior to the penalty being called as the penalty save was being reviewed.

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The rule stipulates that before an opposing player can take a penalty shot, the goalie must have at least one foot on the line.

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This regulation forbids the goalkeeper from approaching a player while there is a penalty.

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Szczecin almost crossed the goal line a little bit early, according to screenshots posted on Twitter.