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10 occasions when goal-line technology would have come in handy

It looks like the end is near for ‘ghost goals’ after today’s news.

WITH FIFA ANNOUNCING today that they plan to use goal-line technology at next year’s World Cup finals, we thought you might enjoy reliving the moments when human error from the referee or his assistants cost teams dearly.

England v Germany, July 1966

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Patrick Thistle v Dundee United, February 1993 (skip to 1:12)

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Manchester United v Tottenham, January 2005

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Liverpool v Chelsea, May 2005

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Bohemians v Drogheda United, May 2006

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Watford v Reading, September 2008

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Bristol City v Crystal Palace, August 2009

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Germany v England, July 2010

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AC Milan v Juventus, February 2012

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Tottenham v Chelsea, April 2012 (skip to 2:30)

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