UEFA have confirmed that the video assistant referee (VAR) will be introduced to a whole host of important competitions next season, including the Champions League.
VAR played a huge part in the World Cup this summer, with the majority of fans and pundits agreeing that it will prove to be beneficial to the sport. The system is currently being used in many major leagues across Europe, and will soon be brought in to other competitions.
#UEFAExCo exclusive: The video assistant referee (VAR system) will be used in the UEFA @ChampionsLeague from next season (2019/20)— UEFA (@UEFA) September 27, 2018
It will also be used in:
@UEFAEURO 2020 final tournament
#NationsLeague Finals 2021
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UEFA revealed the news on Twitter, stating: "
no more cheating great news— Mats johansson (@lille_johansson) September 27, 2018
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