Former UEFA Chief, Michel Platini has criticised the use of Video-Assisted Referring (VAR) technology in football.
Platini told the “Che tempo che fa” late-night talk show on Italian television, Rai on Sunday that VAR was very bad. He said:
It would take half an hour to explain why it doesn’t solve problems,”
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It shifts them. I’m against VAR. I think it’s a load of crap and unfortunately, we will not go back.
Other football teams and managers, particularly England, have also slammed VAR saying that it erred a lot and could be manipulated.