The Spanish Futsal Cup tested a referee assistance video system

The Spanish Futsal Cup tested a referee assistance video system
The Spanish Futsal Cup (Copa de España de fútbol sala) served as a test for a “Technological Support” (Soporte Tecnológico) to the refereeing decisions. If FIFA deems it appropriate, this new refereeing system could also be used during the next FIFA Futsal World Cup.
 

The Spanish Futsal Cup (Copa de España de fútbol sala), which was held at the Martin Carpena Arena in Malaga from 5 to 8 March 2020, served as a test for a “Technological Support” to the refereeing decisions. According to Carlos Velasco Carballo, Chairman of the Technical Committee of Referees of the Spanish Football Federation (Real Federación Española de Fútbol – RFEF), "the purpose is to see if this experience is beneficial to the game”, i.e. grants benefits with minimal interference.

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