Referee Andre Marriner is set to become the first video assistant referee (VAR) after the officials were announced for Liverpool’s Premier League clash with Norwich.

Friday night’s encounter,will be refereed at Anfield by Michael Oliver and kicks off a new season which will see the technology in use for the first time after trial runs in selected FA Cup and Carabao Cup ties.

Premier League clubs voted to introduce VAR from the start of this season last November with goals, penalties, red cards and cases of mistaken identity to be reviewed by the technology