Blatter is confident the Frenchman will change his mind.
"He is more afraid that once technology comes in it will go from the goal-line towards the penalty box or whatever," said Blatter. "But I am sure with this unanimous decision of the international board that he will follow.
Goal-line technology overdue - Hurst
"He cannot go against history and this is new history. I am sure he is smart enough to realise that something has happened today in football."
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