Goalpost Safety

Tuesday 18 September 2007By ESFA Office

Last Updated:
10/02/2021 11:49:02

Some enquiries have been received regarding the use of metal cup hooks on any part of the goalframe.

The FA - Goalpost Safety

The above link to The FA's web site, states that metal cup hooks on any part of the goal are not permitted and as such matches will be postponed by match officials where these hooks are evident.

Plastic arrowheads are ok

The images shown of net fixings are deemed compliant following the recent British Standards work, so matches where these fixings are apparent are not affected.

Plastic net clippings are ok


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