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Wenger’s offside plans offer sense but not the whole VAR solution | Football

A tackle by Aston Villa’s Björn Engels on Tottenham’s Steven Bergwijn led to a penalty a long time after the incident.

Thank goodness for Arsène Wenger. It is about time someone with a genuine appreciation of the game stepped in to prevent VAR’s remote officials tying themselves in unnecessary knots over something as straightforward as the offside rule. What Wenger is suggesting, in his capacity as Fifa’s head of global development, …

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