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VAR: What is Video Assistant Referee? (Including Pros and Cons)

VAR (Video Assistant Referee) is one of the more recent additions to the rules of soccer.

This allows a second review by the referees for important moments in a soccer game with the aim of reducing instances of errors in judgment.

In this text, we take a look at the background of the technology, the way it functions, and the pros and cons of its implementation.

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What Is A Clean Sheet In Soccer? (Full Explanation)

In sports, a clean sheet refers to a game where a team prevents the opponent from scoring any goals or points.

In the same way, the team that prevents the other from scoring a goal in soccer keeps the clean sheet.

That term varies a bit in American culture where it is sometimes referred to as a “shutout” instead.

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