Football lawmakers will examine whether to grow the length of time a participant is evaluated for concussion in high level talks weekly.
The International Football Association Board (IFAB) will hold an advisory meeting following Wednesday, October 23, at Zurich with members including both British associations and FIFA.
1 proposal entails a mandatory evaluation, in place of the present evaluation, and there is a taskforce very likely to be made to assess its suitability.
No decision has been made and IFAB officialsve told Sky Sports News that it may takesome time until visible progress is made due to the complexity of the issue.
Its understood lawmakers wish to ensure that experience and time is devoted to finding the best solution for the game.
Lengthy treatment was received by manchester United winger Daniel James during Wales 1-1 draw on Sunday night from medics for a head injury on the pitch.
Wales boss Ryan Giggs stressed the 21-year-old and concussion protocols had passed.
Giggs said:The physio came but there was no problem. We did all of the (concussion) tests at half-time and he was not fine.
He stayed right down and was a little streetwise. He told the doctorsIm not moving, Im just sitting. Not to find anyone sent , he was just using his nous.
James added:I believe he just grabbed me at the head. I used tont get knocked out, luckily.
UEFA is currently calling on IFAB to present head injury replacements – like those used in union – to – prevent complications related to concussion.
UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin stated that 2021 could introduces a rule allowing substitutions.
Soccers leading administrators are advised to meet in Belfast in December but any legislation changes will occur following the annual meeting in early March of IFAB.