Video referees will be used at the 2018 World Cup in Russia, FIFA President Gianni Infantino has announced.
It will be the first time video assistant referee (VAR) technology will be utilised at a World Cup.
Following President Infantino's comments today on using #VAR
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Infantino said the sport’s governing body had received “nothing but positive feedback” from trials so far.