01 March 2014

World governing body officially allows turbans in soccer following Quebec controversy

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/soccer/world-governing-body-officially-allows-turbans-in-soccer-following-quebec-controversy/article17185651/

Soccer’s international rule-making body has officially decided to allow players to wear religious headcovering during games.
The International Football Association Board, which sets the rules for FIFA, made the decision today — extending a two-year trial period during which hijabs and turbans were allowed on the field.

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