Is this an "American Rugby" thing.?
hahahaha !! yes, you could call it that
Even though rugby is for men, and football (what you call football is called soccer in the US) is not really
Back on topic : there is a controversy as to what the point of this championship is to start with !! Why not have a regular tournament ? So when a team wins because of a "bad" call, of course it's a problem... I'll try to catch the summary of the game later to check out that call.
Actually, I think there was an article in Time last week about this... I'll have to see if I can find it.