FIFA 30 years later can change the rule of offside

international football Association (FIFA) in 2020 plans to consider changing the rules fixing the position “outside the game”. It can edit for the first time in 30 years – the last time it underwent changes in 1990.

According to officials, the FIFA rule can be improved in favor of the offensive player and record a shot on target only if it is closer to the opponent’s whole body, and not a separate part, according to “Soviet sport”. Now even the forward arm is a violation of the rules.

Note that the rules behind the game is changing gradually in favour of attacking players. Until 1990, the attacking players could not even be on the same line as the player of defence – is considered a violation. From 1990 to the present time, the striker could already be on one line. Now, the rules can again change.

earlier, the UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin, founder also spoke in favor of changing the rules of offside, but he has the offer of a slightly different nature.