Deutsches Patent- und Markenamt

Football and Technology


The Pitch

The pitch surface

Football can be played on almost any surface, but if the ball bounces in the wrong direction, because ... more

Line marking

Traditional chalk lines that mark out the football pitch have to be refreshed frequently with a chalk liner because the grass has to be mowed regularly and ... more

Other things

In this subsection two common features on the edge of the pitch are explained in some more detail: the bench and the corner flag ... more