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Red card for deliberately coughing in Soccer: FA & Ifab

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(G.N.S) Dt. 4 Players who deliberately cough at other players or match officials can be red-carded, say football’s rule-makers and the Football Association. The International Football Association Board (Ifab) said such an offence fell within “using offensive, insulting or abusive language and/or gestures”. It added: “As with all offences, the referee has to make a judgement about the true nature of the offence.” The guidance comes amid the global coronavirus

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