Goal line technology refers to a technology that is meant to determine when the ball has crossed over the goal line. It is a new controversial technology in football. The technology has been developed following some incidences occur where in football games, where the referee does not notice that the ball has closed the line. This can be because the referee was a distance away from the line or due to obstruction from players. It is also difficult to tell or see a ball that has closed the line by few inches before the defender hoofs it off (Gifford, 2012). It has been difficult to referee a match but with the aid of the technology, the referee’s work is made easier and more efficient. This essay evaluates the facts in the case from five different sources.