Media Releases

  • The IFAB takes steps to change ‘triple punishment’

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    The IFAB takes steps to change ‘triple punishment’

    Saturday 28 February 2015

    The 129th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the International Football Association Board (The IFAB) saw moves made to change the 'triple punishment' rule of sending off, penalty and suspension.

  • 129th IFAB AGM agenda confirmed

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    129th IFAB AGM agenda confirmed

    Monday 2 February 2015

    The International Football Association Board (The IFAB) has confirmed the agenda for its 129th annual general meeting (AGM), with substitutions and straight red cards are to be discussed.

  • IFAB convene in Belfast for Annual Business Meeting

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    IFAB convene in Belfast for Annual Business Meeting

    Tuesday 25 November 2014

    The International Football Association Board convened for its Annual Business Meeting at the Europa Hotel in Belfast on Tuesday, aided for the first time by two new advisory panels set up to help bring fresh ideas to the table with regard to the ...

  • IFAB vote on key changes to ‘The Players’ Equipment’

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    IFAB vote on key changes to ‘The Players’ Equipment’

    Saturday 1 March 2014

    IFAB formally permit head covers for men and women after two-year trial period, while display of any slogans, statements, advertising prohibited on undergarments during 128th Annual General Meeting in Zurich.

  • 128th IFAB AGM agenda confirmed

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    128th IFAB AGM agenda confirmed

    Monday 3 February 2014

    The agenda for the 128th AGM of  the IFAB has been released, including proposals to alter some Laws of the Game.

  • Foundation meeting marks new era for IFAB

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    Foundation meeting marks new era for IFAB

    Monday 13 January 2014

    It was a landmark day in the 127-year history of the International Football Association Board (IFAB) on Monday as a signing ceremony in Zurich marked the beginning of a new era for the board as an autonomous organisation.