Tag: Pierluigi Collina

LONDON, ENGLAND: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal, reacts to the fourth official Jarred Gillet during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Newcastle United at Emirates Stadium on January 03, 2023. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

FIFA confirms World Cup-style added time in Premier League

FIFA referees' chief Pierluigi Collina has confirmed that the Premier League will implement World Cup-style added time to crack down on timewasting. The decision comes as FIFA president Gianni Infantino plans to monitor leagues next season to ensure adherence to the laws of the game regarding time added on for celebrations, injuries, and substitutions
Arsene Wenger during an interview at the Mercedes Benz Building prior to the Laureus World Sports Awards on February 17, 2020 in Berlin, Germany.

Arsene Wenger’s offside VAR changes get UEFA support as Premier League called to heel

The Premier League will review how they use VAR for next season and the offside rule will be changed to give the advantage to the striker - something it was already supposed to be doing.

Why the FA should look to France for disciplinary guidance

The FA need to take a leaf out of the UEFA and FFF's playbook regarding players' physical integrity and inflicting injuries, and they also need to upgrade the disciplinary process.