Ryan Mason: Children should be banned from heading footballs


‘I’ll never be able to accept retirement’ – Mason

Former Tottenham, Hull and England midfielder Ryan Mason has called for a ban on children heading footballs to be introduced.

The 27-year-old was forced to retire in February 2018 after suffering a fractured skull during an aerial challenge in a Premier League game against Chelsea 13 months earlier.

A ban would emulate rules in the United States, where under-11s are outlawed from heading