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FIFA refereeing chief warns against Video Assistant Referees in World Cup

Concerns have been raised about the system`s readiness for the World Cup.

Jun 13, 2018, 00:11 AM IST

Gianni Infantino still committed to Video Assistant Referees (VAR) at World Cup

 FIFA President Gianni Infantino has not had any second thoughts about using video assistant referees (VAR) at this year`s World Cup, he told Reuters on Monday, despite recent controversies involving the new technology.

Feb 26, 2018, 22:17 PM IST

Diego Maradona backs use of video technology to prevent another 'Hand of God'

The diminutive Argentine, who tapped the ball over the head of onrushing goalkeeper Peter Shilton with his fist to score his country`s first goal, gained even more notoriety when he claimed afterwards it had been scored by the `Hand of God`.

Jul 25, 2017, 22:49 PM IST