Herefordshire Football Association 125th Anniversary Match

New Heading Rules - 24-25 Season Onwards

The FA have introduced new rules around heading from the 2024 - 2025 season.

As announced by The FA on Friday 17th May, from this upcoming season following a trial period, rules around deliberate heading of the ball have been introduced. 


The rules have removed deliberate heading and throw-ins for Under 7's to Under 9's for the upcoming season, with the rules being introduced to older age groups in further seasons to come. 


For more information around the rules, please follow the link here which will explain in more detail.


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