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2022 World Cup: security, logistics, offside... the 32 qualifiers gathered in Qatar to prepare for the World Cup

2022 World Cup: security, logistics, offside… the 32 qualifiers gathered in Qatar to prepare for the World Cup

For two days from Monday, the teams qualified for the 2022 World Cup are gathered in Doha (Qatar) for a major seminar organized by Fifa. Discussions on security, organization, logistics… and the “semi-automatic” offside are announced on the program. It is within the St. Regis hotel in Doha that the representatives of the 32 teams …

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Semi-automated offside detection to be used at World Cup in Qatar, FIFA announces

Semi-automated offside detection to be used at World Cup in Qatar, FIFA announces

FIFA announced in a statement Friday (July 1) that semi-automated offside detection technology will be used at the next World Cup, staged November 21-December 18 in Qatar. This technology “offers a support tool for video referees and on-field referees to help them make faster, more accurate and consistent decisions on offside situations,” FIFA said. Read …

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