28 January 2019
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev met with Robert Pires
UEFA will use video assistant referee (VAR) system in the final match of the Europa League to be held this season in Baku.
The decision was made at the Executive Committee meeting of the organization.
VAR will be used at the 2019 UEFA Super Cup match, at the final stage of the European Championship 2020, as well as from the group stage 2020-2021 Europa League and the final match of Europa League 2021.
Notably, the final match of the Europa League will be held at the Baku