Graphic shows how the VARs video referee system works.


First World Cup to use Video Assistant Referee

By Ninian Carter

June 14, 2018 - July 15, 2018 - Video Assistant Referees (VARs) aim to help referees reach more correct decisions. The system was introduced to most top European leagues, and was trialled in England’s FA Cup, in the 2017–18 season. The 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia kicks off on June 14.

PUBLISHED: 31/05/2018; STORY: Graphic News; PICTURES: Bundesliga
Graphic News Standards