Broadcasts of Officials’ Audio May Be Discussed

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Officials’ audio broadcasts may be up for discussion and the Football Association has said that they would welcome talks over whether audio should be broadcast after games so that fans can hear the process that officials on and off the pitch go through. Officials’ Audio Broadcasts up for Discussion Adding Value VAR was supposed to […] READ MORE



Premier League Vote Approves Concussion Substitutes

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The Premier League have voted in favour for the introduction of concussion substitutes. The English top-flight becomes the first competition to do so. Premier League Approves Concussion Substitutes How the Concussion Substitutes Will Work in the Premier League Currently, all Premier League teams are allowed to make up to three substitutions per game. This changed […] READ MORE



Kieran Trippier: Atletico Madrid Defender Suspended for Ten Weeks Over Betting Breaches

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Atletico Madrid and England defender Kieran Trippier has been banned for ten weeks and fined £70,000 after admitting breaches to the FA’s betting rules. The former Tottenham Hotspur right-back denied seven of the allegations but four of them were proven during a personal hearing. The offences occurred in July last year, around the time where […] READ MORE



Edinson Cavani Charged With Misconduct by FA

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Manchester United striker Edinson Cavani has been charged with misconduct by the FA as a result of a breach of FA Rule E3, in relation to a social media post on Thursday 29 November. The FA stated: “Edinson Cavani has been charged with misconduct for a breach of FA Rule E3, in relation to a […] 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


Football Fans of Tier 3 Non League Clubs Allowed to Return

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A limited number of football fans will be allowed to attend matches involving clubs in Tier 3 areas, the FA and Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport have confirmed. Fans Allowed to Return to Watch Tier 3 Football Limited Fan Numbers Also Allowed Into Women’s Football and FA Vase Matches A limited number of […] READ MORE


FA Disputes Kick It Out’s Troy Townsend Claims Aired During Anton Ferdinand Racism Documentary

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The FA has challenged comments made by Kick It Out’s head of development Troy Townsend, in Anton Ferdinand’s documentary “Football, Racism and Me” which aired on Monday evening. FA Claims Townsend Remarks Marred by ‘Serious Inaccuracies’ in Ferdinand Documentary Townsend Stated He Feared For Job if He Speaks Out Against Footballing Authorities The documentary covered […] READ MORE