Ukrainian Premier League has confirmed that from the second part of the season system videoassistance arbitrator VAR will be launched in the championship of Ukraine in full mode.
The match of the 19th round of the Premier League “Dynamo” – “the Vorskla” will be the first in the UPL by using VAR, the official website of the Ukrainian football Association.
The meeting between Dynamo and Vorskla will be held at the NSC “Olympic” on February 22. The match will start at 17:00.
In addition, the next day the VAR system will be applied in Kharkov by 23 February, Shakhtar on RSC “Metalist” will “Gum”.
Also note that in the second part of the season in the Premier League VAR to be used only in two matches of the tour, that should not happen in one day.
The VAR system is already working at the games of most top European Championships and in the Champions League and the Europa League.
What is VAR? System videoporama arbitrators, abbreviated as VAR or videoassisted referee – technology to football, which allows the arbiter to make decisions using video replays. Officially included in the Rules of the game of football in 2018 after a series of tests at international tournaments.