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FIFA to trial video refereeing during Italy v France friendly match

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Baku, August 28, AZERTAC 

Video refereeing will be trialed for the first time in an international match, during the friendly between Italy and France on September 1 in Bari, FIFA announced, according to Sky Sports.

An extra assistant referee on the sidelines will be able to communicate with the on-pitch referee during the game.

This means the assistant referees viewing video images will be in communication with the referee, without interrupting the game for replays.

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