Aachen/Porto 29.11.2017. After a successful launch last season, the League decided to use GoalControl again as technology partner for the „Taça da Liga“ 2017/2018.
The FIFA® certified Goal Line Technology system “GoalControl 4D” from GoalControl GmbH will be installed four the semifinals and final in the amazing Arena Estádio Muncipal de Braga.

The Portuguese League will trust again on the Goal Line Technology from Germany!

After the successful launch last year, the league decided to use the system again for the final four of the League Cup 2017/2018.
"That Portugal choose us again shows that we are on the right track with our aim to implement Goal Line Technology in every league and every competition. With the League we have found an open minded partner for technology and innovation that wants to become the game more fair and also wants to offer the audience additional services", says Simon Rolfes, Chairman of GoalControl GmbH.

Daniel Marchwinski, CEO of GoalControl GmbH, is exited to see good games and hope to see as much Goal-Line Events as possible, "Every Replay on TV shows how important technology in soccer is and that with the Goal Line Technology a decision that might impact the result of the game can be made in less the a second, so that the result is fair and the game do not have to be stopped to have a reliable result that can be even shown to the audience."

The Taça da Liga, official bwin Cup was established in the Season 2007/2008 by the League. 32 clubs of first and second division are able to attend and will play the semifinals on 23rd & 24th and the Final on 27th of January in Braga/Portugal.

The GoalControl Goal Line Technology was licensed by the FIFA® in 2013 and was used since that time in many international championships like FIFA Confederation Cup, FIFA Club-WC and the last World Cup 2014 in Brazil. The System is implemented in many venues around the globe and now in the third season the official technology partner for Ligue 1 in France.