Previous
Arsenal
Aston Villa
5
0
FT
Game Details
Celtic
Rangers
2
0
FT
Game Details
Sassuolo
Internazionale
3
1
FT
Game Details
Udinese
Juventus
0
0
FT
Game Details
Southampton
Swansea City
0
1
FT
Game Details
Ghana
Guinea
3
0
FT
Game Details
Ivory Coast
Algeria
7:30 PM GMT
Game Details
Barcelona
Villarreal
8:00 PM GMT
Game Details
AC Milan
Parma
7:45 PM GMT
Game Details
Next

FIFA admits TV error over Fred goal

FIFA acknowledges its television production team was wrong to broadcast a graphic that suggested Brazil forward Fred was offside when scoring in the 4-1 win over Cameroon.

- Duarte: Scolari gets it right against Cameroon

FIFA director of television Niclas Ericson said "mistakes can happen" and the error shown to viewers was under review.

CameroonCameroon
BrazilBrazil
1
4
FT
Match 33
Game Details

An on-screen graphic displayed a pitch-wide line to measure Fred's position ahead of the Cameroon defenders in Monday's match.

However, Fred was onside because he was level with the ball when it was passed by teammate David Luiz. Fred's header gave Brazil a 3-1 lead.

Ericson said: "We are discussing with the production team why that line was drawn wrongly."

Earlier in the tournament, the World Cup broadcast operations chief said the same technology could be used to help referees decide offside calls.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.