Apparently the below was agreed before Christmas by the FA
For 7-6 and 6-5 candidates - if you have had two observations, and they are a minimum of 1 x Standard Expected and 1 x Above Standard, then this will be sufficient and a 3rd observation is not compulsory
For 5-4 candidates - if you...
If a player is wearing or using unauthorised/dangerous equipment or jewellery, the referee must order the player to:
- remove the item
- leave the field of play at the next stoppage if the player is unable or unwilling to comply.
A player who refuses to comply or wears the item again must be...