video assistant referee]
By Associated Press | Zurich
UPDATED ON NOV 17, 2020 07:07 PM IST
FIFA provided an update on its innovation panel’s work to also study semi-automated offside calls that can help match officials and develop cheaper video review systems for less wealthy competition organizers.
By Reuters | London
UPDATED ON FEB 19, 2020 04:44 PM IST
Arsene Wenger, who was manager of Premier League club Arsenal for 22 years, wants a player to be deemed onside if any part of their body which can legitimately score a goal is level or behind the last defender.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 02, 2020 11:04 PM IST
Since its debut in the 2019-20 Premier League season, the VAR has been the crux of debate despite clubs voting unanimously in favour of introducing a system which was to constantly monitor matches and would be used only for “clear and obvious errors” or “serious missed incidents”.
By Reuters | Reuters
UPDATED ON DEC 30, 2019 10:20 AM IST
Sadio Mane’s goal restored Liverpool’s 13-point lead over Leicester City at the top of the table but it was only confirmed after a lengthy VAR review to check for a possible handball by Adam Lallana in the build-up.
By Jigar Hindocha | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON DEC 05, 2019 07:21 PM IST
The third umpire’s job is the hardest, but there is nothing like being in the centre. It is the best seat of the house, says Taufel who is on a nation-wide tour for his book ‘Finding The Gaps’
By Bhargab Sarmah | New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 07, 2019 01:50 AM IST
The technology will undoubtedly boost Premier League referees’ ability to make the correct decisions.
By Reuters | BELO HORIZONTE
UPDATED ON JUL 03, 2019 12:16 PM IST
The video assistant referee (VAR) system has been used heavily at the tournament, to such an extent that organisers CONMEBOL had to defend its use with fans complaining about lengthy stoppages.
By Reuters | Valenciennes
PUBLISHED ON JUN 24, 2019 10:58 AM IST
VAR replays are not shown on big screens inside the stadium though “normal” replays were, some of which clearly seemed to indicate to the Cameroon players that they were being treated unjustly.
By AFP | Dubai
UPDATED ON JAN 24, 2019 09:59 PM IST
As VAR made an eventful Asian Cup debut, Maya Yoshida had a headed goal ruled out on review before Doan was adjudged to have been fouled in the box by B.T. Dung.
By AFP | London
UPDATED ON JAN 24, 2019 12:00 AM IST
Six months after successfully making it’s World Cup debut in Russia, the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system remains a ‘work in progress’ which keeps sparking controversy across Europe’s top leagues
By AFP | Abu Dhabi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 14, 2019 02:01 PM IST
Nagatomo likened his lucky escape to Diego Maradona’s infamous intervention against England at the 1986 World Cup, expressing relief that the VAR (video assistant referee) system is not used during the Asian Cup group stages.
By Agence France-Presse | Milan
UPDATED ON DEC 29, 2018 11:41 PM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo curled in the opener after just two minutes in Turin adding a second from the penalty spot after 66 minutes, putting the Portuguese top of Serie A’s scoring charts with 14 goals.
By Reuters | Dublin
UPDATED ON DEC 03, 2018 07:42 PM IST
European soccer’s governing body opted against using VAR this season, despite the technology being employed by major European leagues in Spain, Italy and Germany.
By Reuters | Barcelona
UPDATED ON SEP 05, 2018 04:18 PM IST
Luis Suarez scored a goal in Barcelona’s 8-2 win over Huesca on Sunday which was initially ruled out for offside but later awarded after the referee consulted VAR, leaving the Uruguayan unconvinced by the system.
By Bhargab Sarmah | Hindustan Times, Saint Petersburg
UPDATED ON JUN 26, 2018 08:59 PM IST
The fact that it has helped identify clear fouls and led to a rise in penalties, barring the odd contentious one, is evidence that VAR can work if used well in the FIFA World Cup 2018.
By Reuters | Reuters, Kaliningrad
UPDATED ON JUN 26, 2018 04:39 PM IST
After drawing 2-2 against Morocco in a Group B game, Spain will face hosts Russia in the Round of 16 of the FIFA World Cup.
By Reuters | Reuters, Volgograd
UPDATED ON JUN 26, 2018 02:29 AM IST
The use of the video assistant referee (VAR) system has contributed hugely to the spike, and it was employed again to set up Saudi Arabia’s Salman Al-Faraj for his spot kick during their FIFA World Cup 2018 game vs Egypt.
By Shayne Dias | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 22, 2018 08:16 PM IST
Brazil beat Costa Rica 2-0 in their Group E encounter to put one foot into the knockout round of the FIFA World Cup 2018, but there was a controversial call made late in the game when Neymar was denied a penalty due to Video Assistant Referee (VAR).
UPDATED ON JUN 22, 2018 11:42 AM IST
53% of goals in the FIFA World Cup 2018 have come from restart moves in the first round, way above the tournament average in 2014 and 2010 and VAR can be a big reason behind this surge.
By Sandip Sikdar | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 21, 2018 10:30 PM IST
Follow highlights of France vs Peru, FIFA World Cup 2018 Group C encounter, here. France defeated Peru 1-0 to enter the Round of 16.
By Agence France-Presse | Agence France-Presse, Florence
UPDATED ON JUN 06, 2018 09:40 PM IST
Video Assistant Referee (VAR), the system that has received mixed reviews is all set to make its debut at the FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia.
UPDATED ON MAY 29, 2018 12:38 PM IST
From doping to contrived games, the FIFA World Cup has witnessed incidents that have tarnished football’s reputation.
UPDATED ON MAY 24, 2018 11:13 AM IST
No change in football has been subjected to the scrutiny that Video Assistant Referee (VAR) has been ahead of the FIFA World Cup in Russia.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 17, 2018 10:33 AM IST
After ratifying the usage of the video assistant referee in Russia, FIFA is set to break more technological barriers at the 2018 World Cup.
By Reuters | Reuters, Zurich
PUBLISHED ON APR 30, 2018 05:16 PM IST
FIFA president Gianni Infantino is a strong proponent of the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system and says it has been shown to cut the number of mistakes and lift the pressure on match officials.