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not concerned about trouble and violence in 2018.
More than 100 England fans were injured following clashes with Russian supporters in Canada Goose Outlet Marseille before canada goose store their canada goose group game at Euro 2016, causing UEFA to threaten the canada goose deals team with expulsion from the tournament.
There have been fears of more trouble at next year tournament. But Infantino said the organisers were already putting plans in place to curb any hooliganism.
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He was speaking ahead of a BBC documentary due to air on Thursday evening, which claims to have spoken Canada Goose Coats On Sale to some of the Russian hooligans involved in the 2016 trouble.
Infantino also reaffirmed that he hoped to use video referees at the tournament.
proposal on the table is about using video technology to help referees. I really hopeful that for the World Cup in 2018 we can have a video system to help the referee take the right canada goose coats on sale decisions, he said.
The new assistant referee technology was tried canada goose replica out at buy canada goose jacket cheap the 2016 Club World Cup in Japan.
But Infantino played down suggestions that FIFA was about to scrap the offside rule, following controversial remarks by its Canada Goose sale technical director Marco van Basten.
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