Nestor Pitana, the Argentine who refereed the 2018 World Cup final, waved play on when the ball bounced off him outside Colombia's box and Brazil continued passing for Roberto Firmino to head in an equaliser.
East Bengal coach Fowler had earlier criticised the standard of refereeing, especially after their match against NorthEast United FC in which they were denied two penalties.
Rowan Arumughan, who officiated in the Lionel Messi-led Argentina versus Venezuela FIFA friendly in Kolkata in 2011, cherishes the memory.
With Cracovia leading 2-0, Warsaw had their defender William Remy sent off by the referee in the 74th minute after receiving a second yellow card.
The decision comes after a review of the technical area code of conduct by the stakeholders of the English game.