Proposal to be discussed in Feb.
January 20, 2004
FIFA, soccer's governing body, said Tuesday such a proposal will likely be on the agenda when the game's rule-making body meets Feb. 28 in London.
``Obviously one issue here would be safety,'' FIFA spokesman Nicolas Maingot said. ``The rule states that any equipment worn by a player must be safe, not only for the player himself, but for the other players.''