VAR has already been used in Serie A this season, but has now been approved for wider use by the International Football Association Board.
The Ifab held a summit today to debate the new Video Assistant Referee technology and passed it unanimously, meaning the laws of the game can be amended.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino is pushing for VAR to be used at the 2018 World Cup in Russia this summer.
According to the Ifab protocols, VAR should only be used on incidents of goals, penalties, straight red cards and cases of mistaken identity.
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