UEFA president criticises VAR use, says football needs uncertainty
Football needs uncertainty, the head of European soccer body UEFA said, as he criticised the way the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) technology had changed the character of football matches.
UEFA boss Ceferin says VAR must be 'clearer, faster'
UEFA plans to expand its use of VAR, but president Aleksander Ceferin said on Wednesday he wants the system and the rules to be clearer and faster.
VAR confusion reigns in Premier League
Three months into the Premier League's first season using VAR, confusion and anger abound, from managers, players and fans, at the inconsistent use of the technology.
Leicester hit back to shock Spurs with help from VAR
Tottenham's long wait for an away win in the Premier League continued as Leicester came from behind to beat last season's Champions League finalists 2-1 at the King Power on Saturday.
Three things we learned from the Premier League
The Premier League returned with a bang as title rivals Manchester City and Liverpool enjoyed goal sprees, while VAR controversies hogged the headlines. Here, AFP Sport looks at three things we learned from the opening weekend of the English top-flight season...
VAR denies Wolves victory in bore draw at Leicester
Leicester City and Wolves offered little to show they can break into the Premier League top six this season after opening the campaign with an uninspiring goalless draw on Sunday.
VAR causes handball confusion in Nations Cup
The introduction of the VAR has brought confusion to the Africa Cup of Nations with Algeria’s coach, Djamel Belmadi saying he cannot understand what constitutes accidental or intentional handball....
VAR now to be used from 2019 AFCON quarter-finals
The Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system will now be introduced from the quarter-finals stage of the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt.
Women’s World Cup: 'Goalkeepers, won't be booked for stepping off line during shootouts'
Goalkeepers at the ongoing FIFA Women’s World Cup in France will not be booked for stepping off the goalline during penalty shootouts to reduce the likelihood of them being sent off. The International Football Association Board (IFAB), the game’s law-making body, said on Friday it approved a request by world governing body FIFA for a…