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Spanish FA proposes 5 substitutions per game

The Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) have made an official announcement, proposing the possibility of allowing five substitutions during games if football is resumed in the country. This suggestion has been previously made by FIFA and would be introduced to help teams in the management of player fitness after being away from the game for a long period. According to the statement released by the RFEF, the changes could be made at three points in a match so that the impact of subbing 10 players would be lessened on the clock. The new procedure is subject to approval by the International Football Association Board (IFAB), the international body which oversees the laws of the round leather game. The RFEF president Luis Rubiales discussed the idea with La Liga chief Javier Tebas w...