FIFA chiefs want to replace referees and linesmen with robots
FIFA are exploring the possibility of getting rid of linesmen and other officials on match day and bizarrely replacing them with robots.
Its been revealed that a specific department has been created by FIFA to explore the impact technology could have on football.
If the findings rule in favour of the technology then its possible that the infamous offside flag could become a thing of the past.
An insider disclosed: “FIFA already have a department set up researching into these exact areas.