VAR Foresight


Preparing for the future of football

Foresight provides clear and thought-provoking analysis of industry trends that are shaping players' world of work. By anticipating the next big debates and illuminating progressive ideas, FIFPRO aspires to be a valuable player-centric resource for everyone who is working for better governance and a sustainable future for the game.

What you should know

Listening to voices from around the game

Collecting and understanding the thoughts of experts helps us sharpen our position, and provides us with multi-angle views on issues in football.

Building a better understanding

Foresight strengthens our ability to understand change, and provide a credible response to the urgent questions facing today’s players.

3.3 Expert Opinion
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Footballers have the right to speak – international law stands behind them

When athletes step onto the field of play, talk to the press, or publish a text on social media, they enjoy all the human rights protected by international law, including the freedom of speech, a pillar of our democracies.

Daniel Rietiker