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FIFA to let fans see goal-line tech

March 1, 2013
By ESPN.com news services
EDINBURGH, Scotland -- FIFA is willing to allow goal-line technology decisions to be shown to fans on big screens in stadiums and television viewers.

In a document to be assessed by soccer's rule-makers on Saturday, FIFA has reversed its previous stance that referees could be undermined if the results from the high-tech aids were revealed.

FIFA will allow leagues to decide whether to use replays that are shown to fans. However, referees will have the power to ignore the goal-line ...

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