But clubs could get fined if they refuse to comply to what most see as a crackpot decision.
Allardyce said: There is a certain grass height that we now have to stick to. It’s never been a problem for me that teams play on a pitch – it’s the same for both.
“I don’t know what the next thing will be that well be instructed to do. I just think they take these things a little too far.
“There#s more important things to consider.”