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European Football
Robbery in Salzburg highlights the need for VAR
11:00 Saturday 5th May 2018

One of the big topics of conversation throughout this season has been the implementation of the Video Assistant Referee (VAR). The new technology has been used on a trial basis in certain competitions and it allows referees to go and watch…

European Football
Reasons to be hesitant about VAR technology
13:05 Friday 12th January 2018

VAR is a hot topic at the moment, given its recent use in tournaments such as the Carabao Cup and FA Cup. The introduction of VAR aims to bring a 2% reduction in errors. The reduction would improve the referee’s decision making accuracy…

Premier League
The Premier League's new diving ban: an early look
14:00 Monday 21st August 2017

With the first couple of rounds of Premier League games completed there is one issue that some of us may have forgotten about. This factor was introduced quite recently into the game. The new rule brought in last season was for diving, also…