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26 Oct
Tottenham were denied a place in the last 16 of the Champions League as Harry Kane's strike deep into stoppage time was ruled out after a VAR review in a 1-1 draw with Sporting Lisbon on Wednesday.
3 Sep
West Ham manager David Moyes said he felt "embarrassed" for VAR official Jarred Gillett following a controversial finish to his team's 2-1 defeat by Chelsea in the Premier League on Saturday. Moyes was involved in a furious confrontation with referee Andy Madley at the end of the match after the Hammers were denied a late…
2 Apr
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has decried a stream of incorrect reports being peddled in sections of the media, in connection with Tuesday’s FIFA World Cup playoff match between Nigeria
29 Nov 2021
FIFA will use the upcoming Arab Cup to try out a semi-automatic detection of offside in football using specialised cameras and a dedicated offside video assistant.
5 Aug 2021
Video-assisted refereeing (VAR) will be used for the rest of the European qualifying matches for the 2022 World Cup, UEFA announced on Thursday.
16 Feb 2021
England and Manchester United's all-time record goalscorer Wayne Rooney has urged the Premier League to get rid of the use of VAR as it is ruining the emotion of football for players and fans.
11 Dec 2020
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said he has changed his mind over the need for VAR in football and believes the change to using technology to determine the finest of margins has made the game less enjoyable.
28 Nov 2020
Liverpool were frustrated by VAR as Pascal Gross's controversial late penalty rescued a dramatic 1-1 draw for Brighton at the Amex Stadium on Saturday.
7 Aug 2020
The Premier League has reverted to the old substitutes law, which allowed for only three changes in a game rather then the five used when the league resumed after the COVID-19
10 Jul 2020
The Premier League has admitted that VAR got penalty decisions wrong in all three matches on Thursday, as frustration mounts over the use of the technology in the English top-flight.
10 Jul 2020
Manchester United were given a controversial helping hand by VAR in their 3-0 win at Aston Villa, while Tottenham suffered fresh frustration...
9 Jul 2020
FIFA wants VAR video reviews to be applied in the same way across all competitions, as they take over direct responsibility for the system.

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South Korea scored a dramatic late goal to beat Portugal 2-1 on Friday and qualify for the World Cup last 16 at Uruguay's expense. Hwang Hee-chan's goal in stoppage time was enough to put the Koreans through to the knockout phase on goals scored, even though Uruguay beat Ghana 2-0 in the other match in…
3 hours ago
The President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, has been accepted as Africa’s Agricultural Technology Ambassador by the African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF).