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Vietnam’s Elite FIFA feminine referee, Bui Thi Thu Trang, has simply had the chance to observe making use of VAR know-how – Video helping referees within the 2021 AFC Champions League Girls’s League in Jordan. Referee Thu Trang moderated the match between Shaher Dari (Iran) and Gokulam Kerala (India) on November 10.
After being supported by VAR and consulted by the VAR referee crew, the Vietnamese feminine referee reviewed the slow-motion tape and gave a yellow card and a pink card to 2 gamers on the aspect of Shaher Dari membership.
That is the primary time a Vietnamese referee has had the chance to conduct knowledgeable match utilizing VAR. Moreover, it was a feminine referee. Thu Trang additionally grew to become the primary Vietnamese VAR referee to be skilled by the FIFA World Soccer Federation and the Asian Soccer Confederation – AFC, in addition to making ready for a license. Hai Phong “Queen of Grass” has accomplished the FIFA coaching course and the AFC VAR coaching course.
FIFA has at all times made nice efforts to encourage its member soccer federations to ship extra feminine referees to coaching to enhance expertise and expertise. Ms. Kari Seitz, head of the FIFA girls’s referee division, is the one who straight teaches the category. “Whereas girls are extra concerned in males’s soccer, there are fewer feminine referees concerned within the VAR undertaking,” she mentioned.
President of the FIFA Arbitration Council, Mr. Pierluigi Collina, mentioned: “This course is essential. We face many challenges throughout the pandemic. We’re completely satisfied to be sitting right here educating and working towards not solely idea in soccer, but in addition in educating and studying. class, but in addition get to play.”
After finishing the coaching course, Thu Trang and the Korean referee crew flew to Dubai (UAE) to proceed the 10-day coaching course of AFC. Sadly, there have been solely 3 days left, so the AFC instructors supplied the coaching set for the elite group of referees to come back later.
It is a prerequisite course for Thu Trang to take part within the 2021 AFC Champions League girls’s match. The coaching course helps the referee perceive the working course of with the VAR crew. For instance, ask for a viewing angle, zoom in on the collision state of affairs, overview the offside place resulting in the purpose.
The Vietnamese feminine referee utilized it within the subsequent match in Jordan. Thu Trang checked out it intimately and talked lots together with her colleagues within the VAR room. Proper within the first software of VAR, she determined to present a pink card to the goalkeeper and a yellow card to the defender of the Iranian membership.
This is a vital step for referee Bui Thi Thu Trang. As well as, that’s the spotlight of the Vietnamese referee within the time when VAR is roofed everywhere in the worldwide playground. Sadly, this know-how is just not obtainable in Vietnam and Vietnamese soccer doesn’t have any VAR referees.