Followers of the world most exciting sports cannot wait to get into the action of the game, as fans of several clubs in Europe envisages a re-opening of the leagues all across Europe, with the German bundesliga leading the pack to begin soonest.
However, the round leather game may lose its beauty as a result of certain suggested rules from stake holders that will affect how the game is played. The outbreak of the deadly coronavirus affected football, and this has called for necessary implementation of strict measures and rules by both government and football governing bodies respectively.
Some of the suggested rules are as follows:
Less physical contact:
Players are expected to apply less physical contact on the field of play. It is being suggested that a free kick would be awarded in a situation where there is close contact. One just wonders how football would be interesting without close physical contact. The dribbles, tussle, challenges, aggression and drama will automatically disappear, hence making the game less interesting and original.
Scrapping corners for throwing
Medical doctors have also given their voice by recommending that corner kicks should be replaced with throwing as a way of reducing contact among players. This will definitely deprive players the goals and actions experienced during corner kicks.