Tagged: Away Goals Rule

It’s Time for Football to Kill off Illogical and Arbitrary Away-Goals Rule | Bleacher Report

It’s Time for Football to Kill off Illogical and Arbitrary Away-Goals Rule | Bleacher Report

Sometimes I don’t mind the rule and sometimes I dislike it. I guess it depends on the teams that are playing, who I’m cheering for and how things are going. As mentioned in the article, statistics don’t suggest there’s anything better about having the away goals. It does seem like teams would just finally play ball if they didn’t have to factor that in and the tense, cautious play that has become customary will stop.