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Campaigner Dawn Astle welcomes restrictions on heading for young footballers

5 monthes ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

A total ban on heading in training for primary school children has been introduced with immediate effect in England, Northern Ireland and Scotland to mitigate against any possible health risks.
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Primary school children banned from heading footballs in training after dementia study

5 monthes ago   |   By The Independent

The ban has been introduced with immediate effect in England, Northern Ireland and Scotland
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Children under age of 12 banned from heading footballs in training

5 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

English, Scottish and Irish FAs reveal new guidelines Rules start with immediate effect but do not apply to games The Football Association, alongside its Scottish and Irish counterparts, has taken steps to curtail heading in youth football following research that showed former professionals were more than three times likely than non-players to die from brain disease. The “updated Heading Guidance”, drawn up in conjunction with Uefa's medical committee, states that children between the ages of 6 and 11 should no longer be allowed to head the ball during training sessions. A “graduated...
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Irish FA join ban on primary school children heading ball in training sessions

5 monthes ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

A heading ban in football training for children up to the end of primary school has been introduced with immediate effect in Northern Ireland, England and Scotland.
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Primary school children banned from heading in football training

Primary school children banned from heading in football training

5 monthes ago   |   By Wessexfm

Primary school children have been banned from heading in football training in England, Northern Ireland and Scotland.
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Primary school children banned from heading in training sessions

5 monthes ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

A heading ban in football training for children up to the end of primary school has been introduced with immediate effect in England, Northern Ireland and Scotland.
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FA bans primary school children from heading in training

FA bans primary school children from heading in training

5 monthes ago   |   By Wessexfm

Primary school children will no longer be able to head a football in training under new guidelines released by the English, Northern Irish and Scottish Football Associations.
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