P309 CEEFAX 2 309 Sat 13 Jun 21:15/07       RED CARD FEARS NOT REALISED Pre-tournament predictions of a rash of red cards in the opening stages of the World Cup due to new rules on tackling from behind havj not yet materialised. Bulgaria's Anatoly Nankov was the first player to be sent off when he collected two yellow cards against Paraguay. "The idea is to allow players to run with the ball freely without fear of being chopped from behind," said FIFA spokesman Keith Cooper. "We are happy that this is clearly working," he added. DOMESTIC FOOTBALL NEWS INDEX ON 320 Baggio England Scotland Main Menu