UK time is: 08:29:42
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

FIFA Ban The Wearing Of Snoods

Earlier today, Saturday 5th March 2011 FIFA, the worlds football governing body announced the wearing of snoods in matches will be outlawed from 1st July 2011.

A FIFA statement read...

'The IFAB agreed that in relation to Law 4 - Players' Equipment, the wearing of snoods should not be permitted.'

A FIFA representative had said last month that snoods could prove dangerous to the wearer if grabbed by another player.



Is this Health & Safety gone mad?

Let us know your thoughts in the comments section directly below this article.








Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The journalist

Writer: Tudor Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday March 5 2011

Time: 2:37PM

Your Comments

Couldn't care less tbh. My concern with FIFA is when they are going to deal with more serious issues like goal line technology and the corruption that is rampant within their organisation.
bluedub
Health and safety gone mad yes... but have to say im old school and think players should run out in kit only! In our case it`s the classy CITY blue!
belfastblue
More like, FIFA ban refs from having *********? A FIFA representative had said last month that *********s could prove dangerous to the referee if grabbed by a player I hope this idiot in charge tonight as a better game than last season
worbo
They have been wearing snoods for ages, how many times have fouls been given for grabbing them?
Buzz Lightyear
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Manchester City Articles

Transfer Deadline Day Live Blog (Monday September 1 2014)

Pellegrini - We Lacked Creativity (Saturday August 30 2014)

Stats: Manchester City v Stoke City (Saturday August 30 2014)

Team News: City v Stoke (Friday August 29 2014)

No Injury Concerns Ahead Of Stoke (Friday August 29 2014)

Lampard To Focus Purely On City (Tuesday August 26 2014)

Archived Manchester City Articles

List All VMC Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Man City 0 - 1 Stoke
Man City 3 - 1 Liverpool
Newcastle 0 - 2 Man City

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Chelsea 3 3 0 0 7 9
2. Swansea 3 3 0 0 5 9
3. Aston Villa 3 2 1 0 2 7
4. Man City 3 2 0 1 3 6
5. Liverpool 3 2 0 1 2 6
6. Spurs 3 2 0 1 2 6
7. Arsenal 3 1 2 0 1 5

Breaking League News

Van Ginkel Off to Milan
Chelsea : 01/09/2014 07:46:00
Remy - Pleased as Punch!
Chelsea : 01/09/2014 07:35:00
Welbeck Off On Loan?
Man Utd : 01/09/2014 07:29:00
Blind Deal Almost Done
Man Utd : 01/09/2014 07:28:00
Vidic - Nightmare Start!
Man Utd : 01/09/2014 07:28:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who Will Be City's Top Scorer This Season?
Suggested By:  Derek Parlane
Negredo 10%
Jovetic 41%
Aguero 41%
Dzeko 8%