Category: Laws of the Game

Football technology – A brief overview

football technology

Football technology has not been used in the game itself for very long.
Football technology is becoming increasingly important.

Football & technology have been together for 100 years. On the one hand, they have stimulated each other, on the other hand, they have led to discussions. For example, radio and television broadcasts contributed to the popularity of football and the enthusiasm for the sport had a positive effect on the media. On the other hand, discussions about slow motion in television broadcasts or the use of these as video evidence have been going on since the 1960s.

Here is a brief overview:

GLT (Goal line technology)

After two years of intensive testing, The IFAB chose Hawkeye technology at a special meeting following the 2012 European Championship.

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