Carlos Velasco Carballo, President of the Technical Committee of Referees, declared this Thursday that on this first third of the season the VAR has raised the “hit price by 7.23% to 98.48%” and admitted “199 errors” in matches on this part.

Velasco Carballo, in a telematic press convention, detailed particulars of the actions of the arbitration workforce on this first part of the season, of which he gave figures that, in his opinion, make them “joyful”.

“We think about that the steadiness of the primary third of the season is constructive, as proven by the success charges. There was consistency within the sanction of the palms and fewer penalties indicated by mild contacts, “mentioned the previous Spanish referee throughout his intervention.

“A dependable and predictable software”

“The VAR in Spain is a dependable and predictable software. When the software intervenes, the motion is evident and manifest. The referee follows the VAR advice 95% of the time however our philosophy is that we favor, in case of doubt, to not intervene, figuring out that there’s some uncorrected error, “he declared.

Velasco Carballo confused that the First Division has carried out, to this point, 52 VAR interventions, of which 51 are thought-about right.

“We search perfection and self-criticism makes us see that the VAR, on 4 events, ought to have intervened and didn’t. When unsure we favor to not intervene. We favor interventions not carried out to undue interventions, however to enhance this we work, “he mentioned.

For Velasco Carballo, the efficiency within the first third of the season the efficiency of the VAR and the referees has been “at an amazing degree”.

“They’ve whistled 263 penalties on this first third of the season. Solely 4 of them have made a mistake. The VAR has raised the success price by 7.23% to 98.48%, “he confessed.

Even so, the president of the Technical Committee of Referees mentioned he was “self-critical” as a result of the target is that “the VAR intervenes much less as a result of that can imply that discipline errors are diminished”.

“We additionally wish to say that there have been clear errors that the VAR has not solved and that the motion time continues to be excessive. The one method to enhance is to confess our errors and that is how we present it in an train of transparency. We’ve dedicated 23 errors on penalties and in whole, with playing cards and offside, we acknowledged 199“he admitted.