Pierluigi Collina

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VAR must not show 'wrong idea of solidarity' with referees, says FIFA’s Referees’ Committee head
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VAR must not show 'wrong idea of solidarity' with referees, says FIFA’s Referees’ Committee head

Speaking at the World Football Summit, Italian Pierluigi Collina also stressed the importance of on-field referees using pitchside monitors during games to review decisions.

FIFA take on direct responsibility of VAR regulation, hoping to implement it uniformly across all competitions
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FIFA take on direct responsibility of VAR regulation, hoping to implement it uniformly across all competitions

There have been some variations in the use of VAR in different competitions and national leagues, but Collina said there should be a uniform approach.

FIFA World Cup 2018: Diego Maradona apologises for questioning referee's impartiality in England-Colombia clash
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FIFA World Cup 2018: Diego Maradona apologises for questioning referee's impartiality in England-Colombia clash

The Argentina legend had landed himself in hot water with FIFA over his outburst at US official Mark Geiger when he described England's win on Tuesday as a "monumental robbery".

FIFA World Cup 2018: Video Assistant Referee records refereeing accuracy rate of 99.3 percent after group stage matches
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FIFA World Cup 2018: Video Assistant Referee records refereeing accuracy rate of 99.3 percent after group stage matches

FIFA has announced that 255 incidents have been reviewed by VAR during the group stage of the World Cup, with a 99.3 percent success rate, overturning 3 referee mistakes.

FIFA World Cup 2018: Officials confident VAR will help and not hinder referees from officiating at mega event
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FIFA World Cup 2018: Officials confident VAR will help and not hinder referees from officiating at mega event

The VAR system has been the source of confusing decisions and long delays while situations are checked during testing in both the Bundesliga and Serie A.

FIFA World Cup 2018: Controversial Video Assistant Refereeing system set to make tournament debut
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FIFA World Cup 2018: Controversial Video Assistant Refereeing system set to make tournament debut

After experiments in different FIFA tournaments, Serie A in Italy and the German Bundesliga this season, VAR principle is now well known in most countries.

FIFA World Cup 2018: VAR replays and explanations to be shown on stadium screens, says governing body
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FIFA World Cup 2018: VAR replays and explanations to be shown on stadium screens, says governing body

Four video assistant referees will be present at every game at the World Cup in Russia with replays to be shown on giant screens inside the stadiums, FIFA said on Wednesday.

Champions League: Juventus blames UEFA chief refereeing officer Pierluigi Collina of bias against Serie A clubs
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Champions League: Juventus blames UEFA chief refereeing officer Pierluigi Collina of bias against Serie A clubs

Juventus is still fuming over the penalty that resulted in its elimination from the Champions League, with club president Andrea Agnelli calling for the removal of UEFA chief refereeing officer Pierluigi Collina

FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Pierluigi Collina feels officiating teens with 'fast, young legs' will be a challenge
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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Pierluigi Collina feels officiating teens with 'fast, young legs' will be a challenge

Collina, chairman of the FIFA referees committee, was in the city for conducting a workshop ahead of the World Cup which India is hosting for the first time.

FIFA president Gianni Infantino insists confusing VAR will be used at 2018 World Cup in Russia
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FIFA president Gianni Infantino insists confusing VAR will be used at 2018 World Cup in Russia

FIFA said the system corrected six game-changing decisions during the Confederations Cup.

Premier League: 'We practised diving in Argentina', says Spurs boss defending Dele Alli
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Premier League: 'We practised diving in Argentina', says Spurs boss defending Dele Alli

Mauricio Pochettino defended Dele Alli from accusations of diving and revealed that when he was in Argentina, he and teammates even practiced diving.

No more ghost goals? UEFA to use Hawk-eye goal line technology at Euro 2016
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No more ghost goals? UEFA to use Hawk-eye goal line technology at Euro 2016

UEFA have announced that Hawk-Eye will provide the goal-line technology (GLT) at the European Championship in France in June and July.

Head of referees Collina admits mistake over Ukraine goal
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Head of referees Collina admits mistake over Ukraine goal

In a tournament heavy on goals and drama but relatively free of debatable decisions, Ukraine's disallowed goal against England, which replays suggested may have crossed the line, prompted outrage from the hosts.