Thursday 09 December 2021

Dutch football association to trial goal line camera technology

The Dutch football association KNVB is to run trials of the Hawkeye goal line camera system to monitor crucial matches for a two-year period.

The technology will be used for the final rounds of cup competitions and crucial relegation and promotion ties, the KNVB said in a statement.

The system uses seven cameras to register whether or not a ball actually crosses the goal line. The KNVB is also to use two extra linesmen in these games for extra certainty.

 

 

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