sport news A step too VAR! World Cup scorers must celebrate in designated 'party area'

VAR will be in place for the entirety of the World Cup in Russia this summer Still with its teething problems, FIFA have set out to limit effects on atmosphere Players will be able to mark any VAR awarded goals in a special 'celebration zone'

By Vincent Andrew-roberts For Mailonline

Published: 00:32 BST, 1 April 2018 | Updated: 00:37 BST, 1 April 2018

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Stars scoring VAR goals at the World Cup will celebrate in special designated areas in a radical decision set to be announced by FIFA.

Video-assisted referees will be used at this summer's finals amid the ongoing debate surrounding it's success.

One complaint by players and fans is over the wait to discover whether goals have been awarded. The widely-held view of players is that the delay takes the energy and enthusiasm out of their celebrations.

Players scoring a VAR-affected goal will be able to mark their strikes in a 'celebration area'

Players scoring a VAR-affected goal will be able to mark their strikes in a 'celebration area'

Now FIFA are ready to confirm controversial plans to allow players to mark any VAR awarded goals in a special 'celebration zone' after a successful trial at CSKA Moscow's stadium this season.

The areas - similar to the size of the manager's technical area and big enough to fit all 11 players - will be drawn out beside each goal.

Once a goal has been awarded, the referee will signal for the

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