Football reforms: Scrapping 45-minute half to be debated at Ifab

Under one of the suggested new rule changes, Xabi Alonso’s goal in the 2005 Champions League final would not be allowed – as it was scored from a penalty rebound A proposal to scrap 45-minute halves is to be looked at by football’s lawmakers to deter time-wasting. Instead, there could be two periods of 30 […]