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Semi-automated offside technology to be used at 2022 FIFA World Cup!

FIFA has announced that semi-automated offside technology will be used at the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar starting on November 21, offering a support tool for the video match officials and the on-field officials to help them make faster, more accurate and more reproducible offside decisions on the biggest …

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VAR approved by Scottish Professional Football League clubs!

SPFL clubs have voted at their general meeting today to approve the introduction of VAR technology at Premiership matches next season. The vote means that VAR technology will be installed at every cinch Premiership ground over the coming months, with a full launch expected following the conclusion of the FIFA …

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Scottish Professional Football League clubs to vote on VAR introduction on April 19!

The Scottish Professional Football League today confirmed that there will be a vote on Tuesday, April 19 on whether to introduce VAR to the cinch Premiership. The SPFL has this afternoon circulated a resolution to all 42 member clubs, who will be asked to vote on its introduction at the …

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AFC VAR Course makes new breakthrough with real-time simulator experience!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC)’s latest Video Assistant Referee (VAR) Course set a new milestone with the use of an online simulator to provide participants with case studies from competitions allowing real-time VAR processes to be reproduced. During the simulator sessions, which featured simple and complex situations from matches, the …

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VAR makes debut as all-female match officials create history at 2022 AFC Women’s Asian Cup!

The Video Assistant Referee (VAR) made its successful debut in the Quarterfinals of the 2022 AFC Women’s Asian Cup – India across two venues – the D.Y. Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai and Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex in Pune – on Sunday. This is the first time in the tournament’s …

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CONCACAF to use VAR in multiple competitions in 2022!

Following the successful implementation of VAR in the 2021 CONCACAF Nations League Finals, the 2021 CONCACAF Gold Cup, and the latter stages of the 2021 Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League, the Confederation has confirmed that it will implement the technology in several of its men’s and women’s competitions throughout 2022. The …

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VAR to make debut on Indian soil at 2022 AFC Women’s Asian Cup!

The VAR (Video Assistant Referee), a football’s video reference and decision review system, will be making its debut on India soil from the quarterfinals stage of the 2022 AFC Women’s Asian Cup. The Continental competition will be played at three venues in Mumbai, Navi Mumbai and Pune and will see …

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VAR to be used in all 52 Africa Cup of Nations matches for the first time!

For the first time in the history of the TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations, all 52 matches of the competition will use Video Assistant Referee (VAR) in Cameroon starting this weekend. The competition will kick-off on Sunday, January 9, 2022 with hosts Cameroon playing Burkina Faso at 17h00 local time …

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AFC tests VAR Light concept at the AFC Women’s Club Championship 2021 Pilot Tournament (West)!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) tested the lower-cost video assistant referee (VAR Light) concept at the AFC Women’s Club Championship 2021 Pilot Tournament (West) in Jordan from November 7 to 13. As part of its efforts to adopt more technological advances in the sport, the AFC examined the new concept, …

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