• Tottenham player believes it will change art of defending
• ‘So many things look like a penalty in slow motion’
Jan Vertonghen fears that VAR will fundamentally change the art of Premier League defending – together with the emotion of the game – creating an environment in which players are scared to make any physical contact.
The Tottenham defender felt the impact of the technology on Tuesday night when his teammate, Danny Rose, was pulled up for handball inside the area against Manchester City in the Champions League quarter-final first leg.
Source: Football News
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