So FIFA has approved the use of goal-line technology (GLT) at the Confederations Cup in 2013 and the World Cup in Brazil 2014. The company that won the competition is GoalControl out of Germany. They use 14 cameras placed around the stadium that are fixed on the goals continually revitalizing a 3D image of the […]
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Four yellow cards, total, with little to no “referee” controversy in either game.There were times during the Germany vs. Costa Rica game that I thought Horacio Elizondo was too far from hot play but in those instances he was still in control…. No question about his calls or ability at the end of the game.There was a time, that if I saw a referee from one of the weaker confederations, Asia or Cent/North America, working a European or South American game I would cringe…. There were two players, one offensive – one defensive, around the penalty arch. Toru held up the kick till he had a chance to talk to each of them.