UEFA had a meeting on 4 Mar at their headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland where they officially made the decision to use goal-line technology for this season’s Champions League final in Milan on May 28th and Europa League final in Basel on May 18th.
This is a huge move for the sport to make sure the most critical calls of games are made accurately. Goal-line tech was already used in the most recent women’s and men’s FIFA World Cups and will be in place for the 2016 Euros this year. So this approval for the Europa and Champions League final is really the last domino for the tech to be widely accepted around the soccer world.
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