FIFA wants to talk about temporary change at hoofdblessures
02 may 2019 10:23
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The FIFA wants to talk about the introduction of a temporary swap as a player in the field with a head injury has occurred. Michel D’hooghe, head of the medical committee of the wereldvoetbalbond, is that the idea must be brought.
“I see a temporary swap as a possibility when there is a possible concussion. In any case it is a discussion worth,” says D’hooghe Thursday, in conversation with The Times.
The statements of the 73-year-old Belgian, two days after the incident, around his fellow countryman, Jan Vertonghen, during the Champions League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Ajax in London (0-1). The defender ran in the first half with a head injury after a collision with team-mate Toby Alderweireld and Ajax keeper Andre Onana.