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Platini frustrated by FIFA restrictions

May 25, 2013
By ESPN staff
UEFA president Michel Platini has told the Daily Mail of his frustration that goal-line officials "do nothing" because FIFA will not allow them to assist the referee.

Platini has been strongly opposed to the introduction of technology, variously arguing that it is too expensive and cannot address every type of refereeing injustice, and he remains adamant that stationing extra officials behind the goal is preferable.

In 2011, he suggested that FIFA president Sepp Blatter - who ...

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