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Effective use of Var at Euros has shown how messy it has become in the Premier League

If we reach a position where we cannot reach these standards with our own referees, the Premier League should consider hiring from Europe So far in Euro 2020, the Var system has worked far more efficiently than we have seen in the Premier League. Uefa has shown clear leadership with the referees, who know what is expected of them when it comes to using video technology in this tournament.

telegraph.co.uk ,  1d 1
Effective use of Var at Euros has shown how messy it has become in the Premier League

How Uefa's treatment of Var is allowing referees to let games flow like no Euros before

Confidence in the system will be crucial in getting the hard calls right, especially in the latter stages when players take greater risks The trend for referees and their assistants to manage the game, rather than simply officiate it, begins these days not at kick-off, nor even the pre-match captains’ meeting, but at the site visits that took place over previous weeks at every one of the 24 Euro 2020 squad camps.

telegraph.co.uk ,  2d 1
How Uefa's treatment of Var is allowing referees to let games flow like no Euros before

Law change affecting Foxes to come into force next season

While VAR took the majority of the spotlight when it came to controversial decisions last season, one rule which also attracted plenty attention was the handball law The new rule affecting Leicester City will come into force next season. The International Football Association Board (IFAB) have made a change to a controversial law ahead of the 2021/22 campaign, which begins on the weekend of August 14.

leicestermercury.co.uk ,  8d 4
Law change affecting Foxes to come into force next season

Premier League set to change controversial rule once again

The International Football Association Board have confirmed a change to a controversial law for next season The Premier League will have a new rule in place for next season which will affect both Everton and Liverpool. The 2021/22 campaign starts on August 14 and the International Football Association Board (IFAB) have made a change to a controversial law.

liverpoolecho.co.uk ,  9d 2
Premier League set to change controversial rule once again

Premier League set to trial new ‘Robo-Ref’ system at Man United, Chelsea, City & Liverpool

It's probably safe to say that VAR has played its role of pantomime villain to perfection. Sadly, it was never meant to be cast as such, with early hopes being that the controversial new system would be refereeing's knight in shining armour. Every single club in the Premier League can point to a long list of questionable VAR decisions that have gone against them over the course of the last season.

givemesport.com ,  20d 56
Premier League set to trial new ‘Robo-Ref’ system at Man United, Chelsea, City & Liverpool

Man Utd vs Fulham: Edinson Cavani's wonder goal subject to VAR controversy

Edinson Cavani just scored a wonder goal for Manchester United. The club's number seven has been in astonishing form in recent weeks and the Old Trafford faithful were delighted when he quelled rumours about a move away by extending his contract. And Cavani finally got the opportunity to play in front of United fans at the 'Theatre of Dreams' when a limited crowd applauded him on to the pitch for the Premier League clash with Fulham.

givemesport.com ,  1m 0
Man Utd vs Fulham: Edinson Cavani's wonder goal subject to VAR controversy

VAR blunder sees Edinson Cavani's 40-yard worldie given despite being offside

from 40 yards though replays showed the Uruguayan should have been given offside in the build-up Another Premier League game and another apparent VAR blunder with Manchester United the beneficiaries on this occasion. Edinson Cavani put the Red Devils ahead against Fulham with an audacious lob from around 40 yards.

dailystar.co.uk ,  1m 56
VAR blunder sees Edinson Cavani's 40-yard worldie given despite being offside

Brentford boss Thomas Frank hits out at lack of VAR in Championship play-offs

Brentford boss Thomas Frank bemoaned the absence of VAR in the Sky Bet Championship play-offs after feeling his side were denied a clear penalty in their semi-final first-leg loss at Bournemouth.Arnaut Danjuma’s clinical counter-attacking goal early in the second half earned the Cherries a 1-0 advantage ahead of Saturday’s return match in west London.

gazetteseries.co.uk ,  1m 0
Brentford boss Thomas Frank hits out at lack of VAR in Championship play-offs

Thomas Frank bemoans absence of VAR as Brentford lose to Bournemouth

Brentford boss Thomas Frank bemoaned the absence of VAR in the Sky Bet Championship play-offs after feeling his side were denied a clear penalty in their semi-final first-leg loss at Bournemouth.Arnaut Danjuma's clinical counter-attacking goal early in the second half earned the Cherries a 1-0 advantage ahead of Saturday's return match in west London.

amp.sportsmole.co.uk ,  1m 0
Thomas Frank bemoans absence of VAR as Brentford lose to Bournemouth

Watch Leicester fans celebrate in pub as VAR disallows Ben Chilwell goal

LEICESTER fans raved after Chelsea's equaliser was disallowed for offside by VAR in the FA Cup Final.The Foxes beat the Blues 1-0 at Wembley on Saturday, marking their first ever FA Cup trophy, thanks to Youri Tielemans' second-half screamer.The west Londoners thought they had equalised after 89 minutes when former King Power favourite Ben Chilwell tapped in a delicious long ball by Thiago Silva and saw the ball deflecting between Caglar Soyuncu as well as Wes Morgan.

thescottishsun.co.uk ,  1m 1
Watch Leicester fans celebrate in pub as VAR disallows Ben Chilwell goal

The reason why VAR did not rule out Tielemans’ decisive goal for handball vs Chelsea

The reason behind VAR not ruling out Youri Tielemans goal for handball against Chelsea Speaking to BT Sport (h/t Metro) after the FA Cup final between Chelsea and Leicester City, former Premier League referee, Peter Walton, stated that VAR did not rule out the goal by Youri Tielemans for handball due to the time gap between the incident and the goal.

astamfordbridgetoofar.com ,  1m 1
The reason why VAR did not rule out Tielemans’ decisive goal for handball vs Chelsea

Tuchel bemoans ref and VAR calls as he breaks down Chelsea’s FA Cup final loss

Chelsea were beaten by Leicester City in the FA Cup final though Blues players believed the winning goal should not have counted due to a handball from Foxes star Ayoze Perez Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel copied his players by bemoaning the decision to allow Leicester's goal in the FA Cup final.

dailystar.co.uk ,  1m 0
Tuchel bemoans ref and VAR calls as he breaks down Chelsea’s FA Cup final loss

Chelsea fans blast being robbed of FA Cup with VAR offside to deny equaliser

Chelsea fans were left licking their wounds after a controversial VAR decision denied the Blues a late equaliser against Leicester to hand the Foxes a first ever FA Cup final victory Chelsea fans were fuming after a controversial VAR call denied the Blues a late equaliser against Leicester in the FA Cup final.

dailystar.co.uk ,  1m 8
Chelsea fans blast being robbed of FA Cup with VAR offside to deny equaliser

Chelsea 0-1 Leicester: Youri Tielemans scores long-range beauty as Foxes lift FA Cup for first time

Report as Youri Tielemans wins Leicester their first-ever FA Cup, as Ben Chilwell's last-minute 'equaliser' is ruled out by VAR for offside.Youri Tielemans struck a sensational winner to clinch Leicester City their first FA Cup in a 1-0 victory over Chelsea, in front of 21,000 fans at Wembley - with Ben Chilwell's 89th-minute effort ruled out by VAR for offside.

skysports.com ,  1m 0
Chelsea 0-1 Leicester: Youri Tielemans scores long-range beauty as Foxes lift FA Cup for first time

Callum Wilson slams 'embarrassing' decision in draw against Liverpool

The Newcastle striker had a goal disallowed for handball against Liverpool on Saturday Newcastle United striker Callum Wilson has slammed the “embarrassing” VAR call against Liverpool.The Reds were held to a 1-1 draw with Magpies in the Premier League on Saturday, with Jurgen Klopp’s men conceding yet another late equaliser.

liverpoolecho.co.uk ,  1m 0
Callum Wilson slams 'embarrassing' decision in draw against Liverpool

Fans rejoice as 'fire alarm goes off at Stockley Park VAR headquarters moments before Wolves and Burnley kick-off', with Gary Lineker jokingly blaming David Moyes and Danny Murphy calling it 'phenomenal news'

Stockley Park was hit by a fire alarm going off moments before the Premier League match between Wolves and Burnley on Sunday.Gary Lineker revealed on the BBC just before kick-off at midday that an alarm went off at the VAR hub in West London and questioned whether the controversial technology would be available in the early stages of the game.

dailymail.co.uk ,  1m 0
Fans rejoice as 'fire alarm goes off at Stockley Park VAR headquarters moments before Wolves and Burnley kick-off', with Gary Lineker jokingly blaming David Moyes and Danny Murphy calling it 'phenomenal news'

Steve Bruce criticises VAR for ‘ruining the spectacle’ after Newcastle draw at Liverpool

Joe Willock scored a last-gasp equaliser for the Magpies Newcastle United manager Steve Bruce claimed that VAR is ruining “the spectacle” of the Premier League.Callum Wilson saw a late equaliser harshly ruled out for offside before substitute Joe Willock struck to earn Newcastle a point at Anfield after Mohamed Salah’s opener.

independent.co.uk ,  1m 0
Steve Bruce criticises VAR for ‘ruining the spectacle’ after Newcastle draw at Liverpool

Sam Allardyce calls for VAR overhaul after West Brom denied goal in Southampton win

West Brom manager Sam Allardyce has called for an overhaul of VAR after his side were denied a goal in their 3-0 win over Southampton.Mbaye Diagne had the ball in the net after three minutes but his opener was controversially ruled out for offside.VAR was unable to draw a conclusion on the decision, saying it was not possible to draw a "‘definitive line" through Diagne's body as it was obscured by the position of his teammate Kyle Bartley, and so the referee's on-field offside call remained.

eurosport.co.uk ,  2m 0
Sam Allardyce calls for VAR overhaul after West Brom denied goal in Southampton win