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Penalty shoot-outs 'unfair' say researchers

Football penalty shoot-outs give an unfair psychological advantage to the team that shoots first according to new research from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) published Thursday.

Now Professor Ignacio Palacios-Huerta, from the LSE's department of management, has suggested football chiefs switch to a tennis style tie-break system, during which players can have two consecutive serves, in a bid to make shoot-outs fairer.

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4959d ago
zico4959d ago

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