A double substitution 13 seconds into a National League football match has raised questions about the spirit of the game, Stuff reports. Manukau United controversially replaced their two required under-20 players in the first stoppage of their game against Takapuna AFC in Auckland on Saturday. “It is definitely against the spirit of the game and unpleasant to see young players treated in this manner,” said a spokesperson.

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