Video Assistant Referee (VAR) will make its Africa Cup of Nations debut at the 2019 edition to be held in Egypt.

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) took the decision in Niamey, Niger Republic on Saturday.

The Video Assistant Referee became famous during the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia where many believed it did more harm than good to the game of football.

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VAR was also used during the finals of the 2018 Total CAF Champions League between Egyptian giants Al Ahly and Esperance of Tunisia.

It was also applied at the 2018 Total CAF Confederation Cup.

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