assistant referee


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assistant referee

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(General Sporting Terms) soccer the official name for linesman1
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The 34-year-old was at England's Pennyhill Park training base on Tuesday, despite being scheduled to be assistant referee for tomorrow's game against Ireland.
Having served as a Fifa referee from 2011, Marwa was named as a reserve official at the 2014 World Cup, before being called up as an assistant referee at the 2016 Club World Cup in Japan.
The FA Cup fifth round replay between Tottenham Hotspur and Rochdale was the latest experiment for the Video Assistant Referee and again it became a dominant element in the game.
Tribune News Network COME next Saturday, we will know if Video Assistant Referee (VAR) will be introduced for the first time in a World Cup.
The Saudia Arabian FA requested a refereeing team from Scotland for the King's Cup clash between Al Ahli and Al Orubah in Jeddah, with Dallas, Carr and fellow assistant referee Dougie Potter travelling to the Gulf to take charge.
Dubai: Former UAE and current Shabab Al Ahli Dubai coach Mahdi Ali has backed the introduction of video assistant referee (VAR) technology starting from Round 13 of the Arabian Gulf League (AGL) this week.
General view of the Video Assistant Referee equipment before the match - REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay CAIRO -- 15 December 2017: The board of directors of the Ligue de Football Professionnel (LFP) has approved on Thursday the use of Video Assistant Referee (VAR), starting the next season.
The spot-kick was awarded after intervention from the video assistant referee (VAR), which showed Gustavo Cuellar had fouled Maximiliano Meza in the box.
England's FA will trial the video assistant referee (VAR) system when the national side host world champions Germany in a friendly at Wembley on Friday, The Times reported.
jsp) video assistant referee to assist in decision-making, giving every match officials extra support on the pitch," the league announced.
VAR, short for video assistant referee, sparked anger at the Confederations Cup over the weekend after Portugal had a goal ruled out in their 2-2 draw with Mexico.
Mohammad Amjad, first assistant referee Master Afzal, second assistant referee Liaqat Ali Shah.

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