The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) Council, at its first meeting of the year in Bogota, Colombia, made the decision that Video assistant referees (VARs) will be used at the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
The FIFA Council has confirmed that VAR will be used at the 2018 World Cup “VARs will make football fairer, and more honest”
“I support the use of VAR. I believe it is an element of greater justice for the game and for the teams.”
“With the use of the technology, the mistakes will be diminished and there will be more justice in football.”