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New Gaelic Football Rules for 2014

posted 29 Jan 2014, 10:19 by BanteerLyre GAA   [ updated 29 Jan 2014, 10:20 ]
National referee and Banteer club chairman, Conor Lane has recently briefed all the players on the introduction of the new rules for Gaelic Football in 2014. For those who are interested in these rules have a look at the attached video. The GAA recently announced its new set of rules which have been introduced to Gaelic football since 1st January 2014.

2014 will see the following:
  • The introduction of the Black Card for cynical behaviour
  • A change in the number of substitutes
  • The distinction between deliberate fouls and accidental fouls
  • A new definition of the tackle
  • Changes in the advantage rule
  • The permittance of point-scoring with an open hand.
Let chairman of the national referees committee, referee David Coldrick and Marty Morrissey explain the changes in detail: