Yes, but that was an easy rewrite there was only one case, the GK holding
the ball for more than six seconds.
How will you rewrite this rule so that it covers all eventualities?
On 13/6/05 01:42, "The Geissmans" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Remember the four step rule? This reminds me of it.
> IFAB wanted to cut down on goalkeepers wasting time
> before releasing the ball, so they incredibly decided that
> keepers could take only four steps. After a few years,
> they woke up and rewrote the rule in terms of time -- six
> seconds -- which was their real objective. Maybe they
> will have an epiphany on this one, too.