Code of conduct to be implemented for England players

Football Association chairman David Bernstein is to bring in a code of conduct for England players, reports BBC Sport.

Football Association chairman David Bernstein is to bring in a code of conduct for England players, reports BBC Sport.

The move follows a number of recent indiscretions by internationals, most notably defender Ashley Cole.

Those players who break the code could be suspended from England duty.

"They are incredible role models with incredibly high profiles and their behaviour is extremely important," said Bernstein. "This really should have been brought in years and years ago."

 
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