• Another colossal VAR gaffe in England
    Referee Mike Dean never looked at the replays. In the EPL version of VAR, use of the field-side monitor is discouraged.
  • The devious problem of tactical fouling
    Stand in his way, pull his shirt, trip him -- nothing too physical, but enough to halt the attack.
  • A weekend with the VARmints
    No apologies for returning, yet again, to this VAR business. It is fast becoming a major talking point in the sport.
  • The joys of picardia vs. the boredom of tactics
    Diego Maradona has always known about soccer's extra dimension. Even as a frighteningly young teenager.