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Who should be credited for the current 3 points for a win system used throughout football today?

it's been one of the most important changes to the rules along with the "backpass" to goal keeper rules..i believe

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  • Anonymous
    1 year ago
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    was proposed for the English Football League by Jimmy Hill. It was introduced in England in 1981

    • thought that's what i read thx for confirming it, weird though because i never hear it, and it's actuallly a pretty big deal when you think about it..

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  • Anonymous
    1 year ago

    Jimmy Hill in 1891 introduced it to English Football. Then FIFA adopted for the World Cup finals which made it global.

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  • 1 year ago

    The idea of the 3 point win goes back a very long way, but in Soccer, it seems like the Norwegians were the first to try out the 3 - 1 - 0 approach.

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