The Premier League game between Arsenal FC and Leeds United had to be interrupted due to technical problems in radio communication between the referees.
Shortly after the whistle, in the second minute of the game, the game between Leeds and Arsenal had to be interrupted. The reason for this: the radio technology between the referees did not work. This meant that the referees could neither communicate with each other nor could the VAR have intervened. A quick solution to the problem could not be found. For around 20 minutes, the Arsenal and Leeds pros passed the ball to keep from getting cold, then the teams were sent back to the dressing rooms. The game has now been suspended for over 20 minutes. updates to follow.
This article was originally published on 90min.com as Curious: Premier League match between Arsenal and Leeds suspended due to technical issues.