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Sport PL refs to use pitchside monitors for red cards

17:25  17 january  2020
17:25  17 january  2020 Source:   skysports.com

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Premier League chiefs have advised referees to use pitchside monitors to make a final decision on red cards , according to reports on Friday. Officials in the English top-flight were initially believed to have been told the monitors should be used only occasionally when the Premier League brought in

Premier League referees are told to start using pitchside monitors for decisions where it is felt they should have the final say. Referee Michael Oliver consulted the pitchside monitor during the FA Cup tie between Crystal Palace and Derby and changed his decision from a yellow to a red card for

a man wearing a suit and tie: Michael Oliver used a monitor in the FA Cup tie between Crystal Palace and Derby this month © Getty Michael Oliver used a monitor in the FA Cup tie between Crystal Palace and Derby this month

Referees in the Premier League have been advised to start using pitchside monitors from this weekend if a VAR recommends changing a decision on a red card, Sky Sports News has confirmed.

The clarification comes after a routine meeting involving match officials in Loughborough this week.

The PGMOL and Premier League have previously recommended monitors are only used for unseen incidents or incidents which fall outside of a referee's range of expectations.

a group of people standing in front of a crowd: Liverpool were denied a penalty in the World Club Cup Final after the referee used the pitchside monitor © Getty Liverpool were denied a penalty in the World Club Cup Final after the referee used the pitchside monitor

The Times has reported that new guidance has been given to match officials which states a referee should use the Referee Review Area (RRA) when the VAR wants to either upgrade a card to a red or downgrade it to a yellow.

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Read about the latest sports tech news, innovations, ideas and products that impact players, fans and the sports industry at SportTechie.com. FIFA is enabling the match officials at the FIFA Club World Cup Japan that began on Thursday to review footage on a pitchside monitor for certain decisions.

Pitchside Referee Centre allows you as the appointments secretary to manage closed dates for your officials. Its as simple as clicking a button to close a date and easy to add new referees. Pitchside Referee Centre allows you to keep up to date and organised in one central place.

Last month, FIFA president Gianni Infantino told Sky Sports News he wanted to see referees use pitchside monitors and he was unaware they hadn't been used in the Premier League this season.

"The job of the referee is so difficult, these guys are heroes, we are all criticising them so let's help them and they have to accept the help," said Infantino.

(Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images) © Getty (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

"They have a safety net when they are not sure or when somebody who sees the images telling them to go and check. They should go and check."

No pitchside monitor has been used in nearly 220 Premier League games, but referee Michael Oliver used a monitor in the FA Cup tie between Crystal Palace and Derby this month.

In December, Liverpool were denied a penalty in their World Club Cup Final against Flamengo when the referee used the pitchside monitor to overturn his decision and award a goal kick.

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Direct red cards . Cases of mistaken identity where the wrong player is shown a red or yellow card . For more subjective decisions such as red cards and penalty-area fouls, he can review the footage on a pitchside television monitor before deciding whether to change his initial call.

This was the system used in the recent friendly between France and Spain in Paris. He thinks it undermines the man on the field. Riley prefers a pitch - side monitor that the referee uses to replay the action. This was how Hungary's Viktor Kassai gave a penalty in the Club World Cup semi-final last year.

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