Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp supports scrapping VAR in the Premier League, criticizing referees for not using the technology properly

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp supports scrapping VAR in the Premier League, criticizing referees for not using the technology properly

Jurgen Klopp has revealed that he would vote to scrap the use of VAR in the Premier League and claimed that officials ‘cannot use it properly’.

It emerged on Wednesday that all 20 clubs will vote on a proposal made by Wolves to scrap VAR, the controversial system first introduced in 2019.

And the Liverpool boss, speaking at his final pre-match press conference, claimed that he he would vote to get rid of the technology.

He said: ‘How it’s used is definitely not right. How they use it, I would vote against it. These people cannot do it properly. 

‘VAR is not the problem, you cannot change the people so I would vote for scrapping VAR.’ 

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