FIFA has approved the use of semi-automatic offside technology for the 2022 World Cup

The World Football Federation (FIFA) officially announced that following the success of VAR in football, semi-automatic offside technology will be used for the upcoming World Cup.

The World Football Federation (FIFA) officially announced that following the success of VAR in football, semi-automatic offside technology will be used for the upcoming World Cup.

VAR technology has been used for several years to help referees. Football is used. Fascinating technology thanks to which referees can have a very powerful and computer-based vision that helps them to examine even the events that happened during the game, such as offside, to the millimeter so that we can say almost no human error.

After the use of this technology allowed referees to minimize their errors during a game, FIFA decided to allow semi-automatic offside technology to help speed up reviews. In this way, during a match, the referees do not waste a lot of time to check whether the goal is healthy or not and get the result quickly.

As it seems, FIFA has announced this semi-automatic technology in 64 The World Cup match to be held in Qatar will be used. According to Colina, the legendary referee of the football world, apparently this technology has been examined and tested and has shown a very good performance. Current technology takes a maximum of 70 seconds if the scene is relatively complex. But with this new technology, it is reduced to 25 seconds, which is really great. The most interesting point is that even the fans can find out what the cameras are showing through the scoreboard of the stadium.

Infantino, the president of FIFA, said regarding the use of this technology that FIFA promotes and uses Technology in football will continue. Even now, the situation is such that human errors in football have been minimized and the situation is much better than before. However, in the meantime, a series of referees are protesting that robots will replace referees in the future. and as a result, their job opportunity is lost. But Colina disagreed with this statement and said that he is aware of these concerns, but in the end, the final decision will be the responsibility of the referee and assistant referee. And the 32 teams present in it also compete with each other to achieve the championship cup.

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