Poppy rules need to change - Davies

Fifa has rejected the Football Association's renewed plea for England players to be allowed to have embroidered poppies on their shirts for Saturday's friendly with Spain at Wembley.

The world football governing body says accepting such initiatives would open the door to similar requests from all over the world, jeopardising the neutrality of football.

Former executive director of the FA David Davies told Radio 5 live Breakfast that the rules need to change.

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