Serie A was hit by yet another controversy on Sunday which left both teams calling for the introduction of goal-line technology.
Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola and Germany`s Joachim Loew have both welcomed the decision to introduce goal-line technology into the Bundesliga for next season.
German football clubs have agreed on goal-line technology in Bundesliga matches from the 2015-16 season.
France beat 10-man Honduras 3-0 in a bruising World Cup clash on Sunday where goal-line technology awarded the first international goal in history.
With two weeks to go to the finals of the soccer World Cup in Brazil, small German start-up company GoalControl has the technology ready make the calls cheered and challenged around the globe: goal or no goal.
Alex Ferguson`s shock retirement as Manchester United manager in 2013 meant that the Football Association`s 150th year was one of seismic upheaval in the English game.
Former England striker Geoff Hurst on Monday backed the introduction of goal-line technology in the Premier League -- and said it would have prevented controversy in the 1966 World Cup final.
Former England football coach Sven-Goran Eriksson says he welcomes the introduction of goal-line technology.
Sepp Blatter has suggested that Michel Platini is the only person standing in the way of goal-line technology (GLT) being embraced on a global scale.
World football`s governing body FIFA has approved a third company to provide goal-line technology.
After a successful trial period at the Club World Cup, FIFA has decided to implement the technology at at Brazil 2014 and at the 2013 Confederations Cup.
Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has claimed players who dive on football pitches are setting bad example for young players, and added that simulation is against the spirit of gamesmanship.
A decision on the use of goal-line technology will be made after next month`s Club World Cup in Japan, FIFA has revealed.
FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke has announced that goal-line technology has been given approval by the International Football Association Board (IFAB), football`s law-making body.
Uefa president Michel Platini believes Fifa would be making a “historical mistake” if they introduced goal-line technology.
The much talked about goal-line technology in football would be put to test in an international friendly between England and Belgium at Wembley on June 2.
Goal-line technology was approved in principle by the soccer`s lawmakers on Saturday and could be used for the first time at FIFA`s Club World Cup finals in Japan at the end of the year.
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