The Handball Rule (part II)

The Handball Rule (part II)

Reflecting on part 1 of my study of the very rule that makes football football, and outlining THE NEW RULE. I’m not sure FIFA are a million miles away with their assessment of what constitutes a handball, and how offenders should be punished. I think it’s perhaps the...
The Handball Rule (part I)

The Handball Rule (part I)

I wrote most of this article a couple of years ago but never got round to posting it. In July 2018, it seems more relevant than ever. The World Cup’s finished. And the Community Shield, unbelievably, is a mere fortnight away. You’d probably have expected the majority...