Shootouts instead of penalties


3 ideas / 5 votes


  • date posted:
  • August 9th, 2012
  • geographical impact:
  • Worldwide
  • category: The game
    • The rules
    • Penalties / Suspensions / Punishments

Description of this idea

When a match needs to be deciced after extra time. The player has 15 seconds to score, starting from the middle line.

Inspiration for this idea

MLS in the US have had this for a long time. (Field) hockey is doing it. Team with technically better players have an advantage in this system. And it is much more exciting to watch.