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It’s about Time we Let Technology Tell the Truth in Football

I can still remember that gloomy afternoon when England lost to Germany in the 2010 World Cup, I had just launched the Sports Techie community blog. Surely that Lampard shot was over the line!  There’s plenty more stories where that comes from, though that Geoff Hurst shot in the 1966 World Cup Final was miles over the line, wasn’t it?

It took the world of football until 2012 to finally agree on introducing goal-line technology and not a moment too soon. Finally we do have the goal-line technology that answers the question of whether a goal is indeed a goal or not.  About time too I hear you screaming “and why has it taken so long?”

Hawk-Eye goal-line technology uses cameras

Changing History

We may well jest about ...

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Pepsi Zero Sugar Halftime Show Wraps Up Memorable Super Bowl LI 

Pepsi Zero Sugar Halftime Show Wraps Up Memorable Super Bowl LI .

Super Bowl LI, Pepsi and Intel, and the New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons, all put together a dazzling Super Bowl LI evening for NFL fans. Between the most epic comeback win in big game history and the innovative Pepsi Zero Sugar Halftime show featuring mega entertainer Lady Gaga and dancing Intel drones, it was pure awesomeness. NRG Stadium hosted the 2017 SB 51 to the delight of football fans worldwide as well as countless music fans. A massive U.S. audience of around 111...

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Jaguars Implementing Catapult And XOS Digital Thunder Radar NFL Athlete Tracking System

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS ADOPT THE LATEST PLAYER PERFORMANCE INNOVATION.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS ADOPT THE LATEST PLAYER PERFORMANCE INNOVATION.

Jaguars Implementing Catapult And XOS Digital Thunder Radar NFL Athlete Tracking System

Catapult USA in Chicago and XOS Digital out of Boston announced a new business partnership today centered on the XOS Thunder Radar athlete tracking system for the forward thinking Jacksonville Jaguars franchise. The NFL has prioritized the integration of next gen stats to enhance the fan experience and further elevate performance training and analysis to a new level, something Catapult and XOS lead the way with digital coaching technology and wearable tech solutions respectively. The Sports Techie blog is excited to share this breaking news with our readers and followers across the nation and around the world...

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UEFA Champions League Knock Out Stage Infographic Via Guarantee Tickets - Sports Techie blog

UEFA Champions League Knock Out Stage Infographic Via Guarantee Tickets – Sports Techie blog

UEFA Champions League Knock Out Stage Infographic Via Guarantee Tickets

The Sports Techie community blog was contacted by the blogger relations manager at Guarantee Tickets, one of the leading brands in the online ticketing industry about a recently published Infographic that offers a comprehensive breakdown of the upcoming 2015 champions league round of 16. The MLS gets started here in the U.S...

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The FC Barcelona version of Mondogoal, FCB Daily Best XI, is now live at www.mondogoal.com/fcbarcelona

The FC Barcelona version of Mondogoal, FCB Daily Best XI, is now live at www.mondogoal.com/fcbarcelona

MondoGoal Partners With FC Barcelona For Pay Fantasy Sports Games

The Sports Techie community blog spoke by phone this week to Shergul Arshad in Boston, the CEO and founder of Mondogoal, in a Q&A about their fast expanding global fantasy sports platform, marketing tool and business model that just partnered with FC Barcelona as their first La Liga user and promoter for the Isle of Man headquartered sports technology company. This novel sports tech platform is similar to the NFL formats FanDuel and DraftKings pioneered here in the U.S...

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Top 5 must-have apps for the 2014/15 football season

Top 5 must-have apps for the 2014/15 football season - Sports Techie blog

Top 5 must-have apps for the 2014/15 football season – Sports Techie blog

Top 5 must-have apps for the 2014/15 football season

It was a fantastic FIFA World Cup Brazil, but it’s time to get back to domestic football now, and no fans want to head into the new season with anything less than up-to-date info and an enhanced digital fan experience. Mobile apps that run on smartphones and tablets are the best way of ensuring you get bragging rights over fans of rival clubs, and these are five available at Google Play that will have them cowering before your stat attack. The Sports Techie community blog is excited present these sports technology apps for your fantasy soccer competitive edge.

Top 5 Soccer Apps

The Sky Sports Fantasy Football 2014/15 app lets you pick your own fantasy team of Premiership players and compete against rival fans for prizes

The Sky Sports Fantasy Football 2014/15 app lets you pick your own fantasy team of P...

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Soccermetrics Soccer Data And Analytics API Is The Future Of Global Football, Today

Soccermetrics Soccer Data And Analytics API Is The Future Of Global Football, Today  - Sports Techie blog

Soccermetrics Soccer Data And Analytics API Is The Future Of Global Football, Today – Sports Techie blog

Soccermetrics Soccer Data And Analytics API Is The Future Of Global Football, Today

Today is the 2014 FIFA World Cup Finals between heavyweights Germany and Argentine, two of the best teams going into the tournament that comes as no surprise to the sports analytics world, Bloomberg Sports and many of the billions of fans worldwide. When trying to get all of the key soccer stats and info, a new API, powered by 3SCALE, is now available from Soccermetrics for media organizations, sports teams, software developers and soccer leagues. Soccermetrics’ Howard H. Hamilton, Ph.D...

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Houston Dynamo Lead MLS adoption Of Performa Sports Player Development Solutions

Houston Dynamo Lead MLS adoption Of Performa Sports Player Development Solutions - Sports Techie blog

Houston Dynamo Lead MLS adoption Of Performa Sports Player Development Solutions – Sports Techie blog

The Houston Dynamo recently signed up with Performa Sports for real-time performance analysis and player development support, the first North American MLS franchise to do so. Joe Turley, Director of Marketing & Communications, Performa Sports, was en route to a video analysis session with an Irish League football club outside Dublin, Ireland when he responded to the Sports Techie community blog Q&A about the historical news that a respected U.S. Major League Soccer Club has agreed to use their game-changing sports tech tools. Their extended analytics, reporting, collaboration and storage software was designed for MLS football analysts, coaches and players to gain a competitive edge in spo...

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