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Premier League To Introduce Five Substitutions Next Season

Premier League clubs will finally have a chance to get what they have been hungering for as they will be able to make five substitutions starting from the 2022/23 season.

This new rules would provide teams in the English top-flight the opportunity to make five changes for the just as it did during the final stages of the 2019/20 season due to fixturecongestion caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

As other European leagues and European competitions continue with the trend, the English top flight division switched back to the three substitutions per side due to the fact that an extra changes can gift an advantage to thebigger clubs with deeper squads.

In a statement from their official website that reads “From next season, clubs will be permitted to use fivesubstitutions, to be made on three occasions during a match, with an additional opportunity at half-time,”.

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