LaLiga President On Video Referees: “There’s No Going Back”

By Community | March 29, 2019

LaLiga held its Extraordinary General Assembly in Madrid this week, where President Javier Tebas spoke in detail about the renewal of audiovisual contracts and the importance of LaLiga having an effective digital strategy.

One of the main topics dealt with was the upcoming renewal of certain audiovisual contracts, especially in Europe.

During the press conference following the assembly, Tebas responded to several questions regarding VARs (video assistant referees) as follows: “It’s something that’s going to end up being implemented. The big European leagues and competitions are already using it. We’re lacking coordination here, but there’s no going back.”

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