By James Sharpe For The Daily Mail
Published: 22:29 GMT, 22 November 2019 | Updated: 23:11 GMT, 22 November 2019
Mike Riley has pleaded with fans to give VAR more time after it was revealed video officials incorrectly overturned four key decisions that the on-field referee had got correct, including Arsenal's disallowed winner against Crystal Palace.
Arsenal defender Sokratis saw his late goal awarded by referee Martin Atkinson at the Emirates only for VAR to rule it out with the resulting draw last month piling more presure on Gunners boss Unai Emery.
At meetings with Premier League managers and shareholders it is understood the Professional Game Match Officials Board (PGMOL), headed by Riley, felt that the goal should have stood as one of four occasions this season when the VAR should not have intervened.
Arsenal defender Sokratis saw his late goal ruled out by VAR against Crystal Palace
The other VAR mistakes included Everton defender Michael Keane's slight step on Brighton striker Aaron Connolly which was let go by the referee but was overturned and a spot-kick rewarded on