Football’s lawmakers, the International Football Association Board (IFAB), dey plan to test sin-binning players and issuing blue cards.
Dem go announce this trial today, wey be Friday. The plan na to extend the use of sin-bins, wey dem dey use for grassroots level to handle dissent, to also include cynical fouls.
If dem try am, any player wey get blue card from referee go spend 10 minutes for the technical area. However, dem never talk when the trial go start and which competitions go dey involved.
The Premier League don already talk say dem no go dey part of the initial rollout of any trial.
FIFA, wey be football’s world governing body, talk say reports wey dey circulate about the ‘blue card’ for elite levels of football no correct, and e dey premature.