CAF to use VAR in all AFCON matches.

The TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations will for the first time in the history of the competition use the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) for all 52 matches of the tournament starting in Cameroon this weekend. The competition will kick-off on Sunday, 09 January 2022 with hosts Cameroon playing Burkina Faso at Olembe Stadium in Yaounde, Cameroon. The final match will be played on 06 February 2022 at the same venue.

CAF to use VAR in all AFCON matches.

CAF to use VAR in all AFCON matches: The TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations will without precedent for the first time ever of the utilize the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) for each of the 52 matches of the competition beginning in Cameroon this end of the week.

The competition will start off on Sunday, 09 January 2022 with has Cameroon playing Burkina Faso at Olembe Stadium in Yaounde, Cameroon. The last match will be played on 06 February 2022 at a similar scene.

Beforehand, CAF has utilized VAR beginning from the quarterfinals of the TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations, Egypt 2019. In any case, CAF has progressed with plans not exclusively to work on the picture of refereeing yet additionally produce elite match authorities in Africa.

A rundown of 63 top match authorities, including ladies top refs Salima Mukasanga (Rwanda), Carine Atemzabong (Cameroon), Fatiha Jermoumi (Morocco) and Bouchra Karboubi (Morocco) will administer the TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations, Cameroon 2021 matches.

The rundown comprises of 24 refs, 31 assistant refrees and eight video assistant refs from 36 nations. The list incorporates two officials from the CONCACAF as a feature of our between confederation abilities trade program.