UEFA assessed the possibility of introducing a VAR in the qualifying matches of Euro-2020
UEFA has allowed the introduction of video replay system VAR in the qualifying matches for the European championship. This was stated to journalists by the head of judicial Committee of UEFA Roberto Rosetti.
The system of video replays were used during the 2018 world Cup in Russia. At the next European championship in 2020, the system will also be applied, however qualifying matches not use the system.
«A year ago there was talk of VAR. Of course, we’re going to do, but it is not easy. You need to first train judges, establish processes and broadcasters, it is a complex process, it requires time and money,» said Rosetti.
In Russia, the system VAR is used in the Central game. RPL and RFU plans to introduce the system in all matches of the championship until the end of the season.