Bundesliga Concussion Substitutes Will Not Be Allowed Whilst Clubs Can Have Five Replacements

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Concussion substitutes will not be permitted in the Bundesliga, with the league’s Football Commission deeming it unnecessary whilst German teams can make five substitutions. Bundesliga Concussion Substitutes to Stay Sidelined, for Now Possibility of Concussion Replacements to Be Reviewed Once Bundesliga Returns to Three Subs Since the introduction of concussion substitutes in the Premier League […] READ MORE


Trial of Concussion Substitutions Approved by IFAB

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IFAB has officially approved the trialling of concussion substitutions from January. Clubs will now be able to temporarily replace a player with a head injury, even if they have made their allotted substitutions.  The news comes just weeks after Wolverhampton Wanderers forward Raul Jimenez suffered a fractured skull after clashing heads with David Luiz against […] READ MORE