9 Feb 2024

Football: Trials of blue cards begin for fouls and abuse

From Checkpoint, 5:27 pm on 9 February 2024

Football referees could have an extra card in their pocket this season as the sport trials the use of a blue card.

Fifty-four years after yellow and red cards were first introduced, players who commit a cynical foul or abuse a referee could now spend 10 minutes in the sin-bin

Sports reporter Felicity Reid speaks to Lisa Owen.