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France suspend the use of Goal-Line Technology
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France suspend the use of Goal-Line Technology

  The French football league (LFP) has disclosed that it has suspended the use of goal-line technology due to errors that came up in the course of its use. The decision made by the body takes effect in all competitions that are under its jurisdiction with the top flight league and league cup tournament inclusive. READ: Lucas Moura attracting loan interest from Tottenham According to a statement released by the LFP, GoalControl received a warning last month due to mistakes that were made earlier in the season. However, the final decision to suspend the technology came after two more incidents were noted in the course of Wednesday's French league cup games. "... the GLT experienced two serious malfunctions in the Amiens-PSG match... and a second incident in Angers-Montpel...