By:Mark Schaub/Ren Xiaolei/David Hong

The Laws of the Game are the rules that must be followed in all levels of football matches. The first widely applicable Laws of the Game were drawn up in 1863. The International Football Association Board (IFAB), founded in 1886, was recognized by the International Football Federation in 1904 as the responsible body for formulating and promulgating the Laws of the Game. The Laws of the Game have been revised many times, and the 2016/17 revision of the Laws of the Game started the most far-reaching and comprehensive period of Law adjustment in the history of the IFAB. In March 2018, IFAB approved the most important change of Laws in the history of football – the use of video assistant referees.
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