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Football’s law-making body IFAB to conduct year-long review of offside law after controversial VAR calls
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Football’s law-making body IFAB to conduct year-long review of offside law after controversial VAR calls

When football’s law-making body IFAB met last week, a decision that could massively impact the game at all levels passed barely noticed as the debate over VAR technology hogged the limelight.

Premier League expected to use pitchside monitors next season for VAR decisions, says IFAB technical director David Elleray
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Premier League expected to use pitchside monitors next season for VAR decisions, says IFAB technical director David Elleray

The Premier League is expected to switch next season to regular use of the pitchside monitor for VAR decisions, world football’s referee supremo David Elleray said

Football’s rule-making body IFAB to review change in VAR offside law, considering introduction of concussion subsitutes
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Football’s rule-making body IFAB to review change in VAR offside law, considering introduction of concussion subsitutes

While the Premier League has been reluctant to change the use of VAR during this campaign, to allow the use of pitchside monitors for subjective decisions, Elleray expects that change to be introduced next season