This Tuesday, CAF announced that video refereeing will be used from the quarter-finals at CHAN 2018, the equivalent of the CAN for local players.
“The CAF referees’ committee, at its meeting on November 27, 2017, agreed that video refereeing will be used for the first time in a CAF competition, which should be the next championship. ‘Africa of Nations Total planned in Morocco from January 13 to February 4, 2018. This grand premiere is scheduled to start from the quarterfinal stage, “said the CAF in a statement.
“The African referees shortlisted for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Russia, who have already received the necessary training for this purpose will be used to officiate as video assistant referee”, adds the instance without specifying the cases. for which the use of video will be allowed.