UEFA: Each team can replace 5 substitutes in a single game of the European Cup
China News Service, April 1st. A few days ago, the UEFA website issued an announcement allowing the use of up to 5 substitutions in a single game for the 2020 European Cup and the 2021 UEFA European Championship.
European Cup 2020 will be in It will be held between June 11th and July 11th, 2021. The competition venues are still set in the 12 cities originally planned.
The European Cup is not the first event to use this rule. In response to the intensive schedule caused by the epidemic, starting in June last year, FIFA allowed the implementation of a maximum of 5 substitute players for each team in each game. With the new rules, each event organizer can decide whether to activate it or not.
After all competitions entered the recovery period last year, the five major European leagues all launched a new rule of up to 5 players. But before the start of this season, the Premier League changed back to the rule of a maximum of 3 substitutions in a single game before the epidemic. La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, and Ligue 1 continue to maintain 5 substitutions in a single game. (End)