UEFA confirm use of VAR for Europa League final


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UEFA have confirmed that VAR can be used on this season’s Europa League ultimate.

The know-how has not been a function of this yr’s competitors, though it has been within the Champions League, however for the Arsenal v Chelsea showdown in Baku on Might 29th video will play an element.

The officiating staff for the ultimate was introduced yesterday:

Referee: Gianluca Rocchi (Italy)
Assistant Referees: Filippo Meli, Lorenzo Manganelli (Italy)
Fourth official: Daniele Orsato (Italy)
Video Assistant Referee (VAR): Massimiliano Irrati (Italy)
VAR Assistants: Marco Guida (Italy), Szymon Marciniak (Poland)
Offside VAR: Paweł Sokolnicki (Poland)

In Serie A this season, Rocchi has handed out 124 yellow and 6 purple playing cards, and has reffed each Arsenal and Chelsea quite a few occasions in European competitors up to now.

He was answerable for final season’s Europa League semi-final second leg towards Atletico Madrid, and the 5-1 defeat away to Bayern Munich within the Champions League, but in addition the person within the center for a Four-1 win over Galatasaray during which Danny Welbeck scored a hat-trick.

Which is sort of the coincidence as that’s what Welbeck goes to do in Baku, coming off the bench to DELIVER A KANU to Chelsea off the again of three Aaron Ramsey assists.