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VAR and church?

The 2020/2021 Premier League football season will be remembered for the controversy which has been caused by the introduction of VAR – video assistant referees.

Comment John Benton
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The referee at pitch-side, to help assess whether there has been foul play or some other infringement of the rules of the game, can review videos of an incident. A central hub at Stockley Park, West London, monitors all footage and can draw the referee’s attention and positively influence decision making.