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VAR has made 4 errors in Premier League, says referees’ chief

Mike Riley admits there had been incidents where a referee's decision should have been overturned.

Napoli win seven-goal thriller at Fiorentina amid VAR controversy

Napoli's 4-3 win against Fiorentina sets up an intriguing early clash with champions Juventus, who beat Parma 1-0 away.

‘Indignant’ Villarreal slam penalty re-take due to VAR review

It is the first time in La Liga that a penalty kick was ordered to be re-taken after a VAR review.

Football governing body tells EPL to get onboard with VAR usage

The International Football Association Board (IFAB) recently issued a circular on the recent changes in-laws, including the issue of the use of VAR in the taking of penalty kicks.

City held by Spurs amid new VAR controversy

Lucas Moura rescues a point for Spurs by scoring with his first touch after coming on as a substitute before Gabriel Jesus has stoppage-time goal ruled out by VAR for Aymeric Laporte's handball.

Bewildered football fans take on VAR

Former pros and referees call for more transparency when it comes to the incidents that VAR reviews.

VAR denies Wolves victory in scoreless draw at Leicester

Wolves thought they had taken the lead when Dendoncker blasted in from close range but the goal was ruled out for a handball by VAR.

Sterling hits hat-trick as Manchester City storm past West Ham in...

Gabriel Jesus and Sergio Agüero also made it to the scoresheet as Pep Guardiola's side start off the season with a comfortable win.

Top referee Webb backs VAR to improve Premier League

Howard Webb, who has spent the last two years managing the use of the technology in the MLS, believes concerns about VAR are misplaced.

Premier League braced for VAR controversies during debut season

Richard Masters suggests there could be fewer stoppages in the Premier League caused by on-field referees reviewing television footage.

Copa America organisers ‘satisfied’ with use of VAR despite lengthy delays

Copa America organisers defend the use of video technology at the tournament after revealing VAR stoppages had averaged two minutes 26 seconds per intervention.

VAR denies Brazil as Venezuela battle to draw

Brazil coach Tite meanwhile has no issues with the two VAR-assisted decisions that ruled out his side's goals.

England edge out old rivals as Japan get set for World...

England will face 2011 world champions Japan in their last group game in Nice.

Premier League clubs vote to allow VAR replays on big screens

English Premier League clubs vote to allow replays of incidents reviewed by Video Assistant Referees (VAR) to be shown on big screens in stadiums.

UEFA to investigate Neymar’s VAR criticism after PSG defeat

Neymar was infuriated by a late penalty awarded to United in PSG's last-16 second-leg defeat in Paris, calling the VAR system a 'disgrace'.

Bale penalty gives Real Madrid win in latest VAR controversy

Real are 3rd in the standings on 48 points, 2 behind Atletico Madrid who beat Villarreal and still adrift of Barca, who won 4-2 at Sevilla.

Benitez says VAR cannot come soon enough

Referee Mike Dean ignored an apparent elbow in the face suffered by Ayoze Perez that could have been a penalty and a possible red card.

Leicester win Saints shoot-out to book Manchester City clash

Southampton are on a wretched run in the league, but Mark Hughes' side came close to winning in normal time.

Premier League set to use VAR from next season

The Premier League is set to use the Video Assistant Referee system from next season after clubs "agreed in principle" to the move.

Two penalties revoked by VAR as Roma thump Sampdoria

Stephan El Shaarawy scored two goals for Roma in a controversial 4-1 win.

Champions League needs VAR, says Guardiola as City gain from comical...

Although Manchester City easily beat Shakhtar Donetsk 6-0, the victory was overshadowed by an incorrect penalty decision, a fact not lost on coach Pep Guardiola.

Van Basten steps down from FIFA role

Marco van Basten is to leave his role as FIFA's chief technical development officer at the end of the month to spend more time with his family.

VAR to be used in Champions League from next season and...

VAR will be used in the Champions League from the 2019-20 season and will also be introduced at the 2020 European Championship.

VAR disrupts flow of game, says Barça’s Suárez

Luis Suárez said that he preferred goal-line technology to VAR.