VAR to be launched in Eredivisie | Soccer


The Eredivisie has change into the most recent league to undertake the usage of a video assistant referee (VAR) system.

FIFA confirmed earlier this month that VAR shall be used within the World Cup and the Royal Dutch Soccer Affiliation (KNVB) has adopted swimsuit.

VAR shall be utilized in La Liga from the 2018-19 season and the Eredivisie will even undertake the know-how following profitable testing within the KNVB Cup.

“After all we’ve got been working within the background for some time, however the introduction of the VAR will actually take form within the coming months,” stated KNVB common director Eric Gudde. 

“I’m subsequently trying ahead to the second we are going to actually begin on Friday August 11 at first of the Eredivisie.”

VAR is already used within the Bundesliga, Serie A, Main League Soccer in the USA and Australia’s A-League, whereas trials have been carried out in English cup competitions.

Nevertheless, UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin has confirmed the know-how won’t be launched within the Champions League subsequent season.

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