Goal Line Technology

  • Goal-line technology to debut in Africa 11-12-2013 12:28 PM

    Agadir (Morocco): Goal-line technology (GLT) will make its debut in Africa in the 2013 FIFA Club World Cup here. GoalControl GmbH was selected for the tournament as part of a tender process after the world's football governing body FIFA invited all four FIFA-licenced GLT providers to submit their proposals, reports...
  • FIFA to use German goalline technology at 2014 World Cup 11-10-2013 04:21 PM

    Munich: Referees at next year's World Cup will use goalline technology for the first time to settle some of the disputes that have marred past tournaments. Germany company GoalControl will supply the camera-based technology, FIFA said, following a successful trial during the Confederations Cup in Brazil earlier this year. GoalControl...
  • Germany in no hurry to introduce goal-line technology 13-08-2013 01:50 PM

    Berlin: Germany will wait before introducing goal-line technology despite a wrong call in the Bundesliga on Saturday, when a goal wasn't given despite the ball crossing the line. Hoffenheim forward Kevin Volland's goal was not awarded after the ball spun back out over the line during his side's 2-2 draw...
  • English Premier League to use Hawk-Eye goal-line technology 11-04-2013 06:25 PM

    Manchester: The English Premier League is the first leading club competition to approve the use of goal-line technology, and Hawk-Eye will be deployed at stadiums from next season. The Spanish and German leagues, however, said on Thursday they would hold off from giving referees high-tech aids for at least two...
  • Premier League set to adopt goal-line technology: FA 09-04-2013 03:04 PM

    London: English Football Association (FA) general secretary Alex Horne believes the Premier League will approve the introduction of goal-line technology from next season at a meeting this week. Horne told the BBC he thought the equipment was always an "ideal piece of technology to allow into the game" ahead of...
  • Goal line technology a waste of millions of euros: Platini 12-12-2012 03:24 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: Even as world body FIFA seems to slowly embrace goal line technology, UEFA chief Michel Platini rejected it insisting it is unnecessary waste of millions of euros. Platini, on a visit to the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) house in Kuala Lumpur Tuesday, simply replied "No" when asked if...
  • Goal-line technology passes another hurdle 23-10-2012 10:49 PM

    Zurich: Goal-line technology providers GoalRef and Hawk-Eye have been authorised to install their systems worldwide after signing licence agreements with FIFA, soccer's world governing body said on Tuesday. As part of the licensing agreement, the two companies have also had to take out liability insurance in case their equipment makes...