Caveat: the content of this post might be a little bit politics-related. But I try to make it sound as non-political as possible. Let's focus on the linguistical problems here, thanks!
If I were to create a sports league, I would make sure that every player in my league had the opportunity to protest in due time and place.
This is a sentence I wrote. The following Google ngram shows that it is a rather old-fashioned expression. Mostly it is seen in older contexts.
I wonder is it okay to use it in my writing? ngram: in due time and place
I also wonder whether it can be rewritten as follows:
If I were to create a sports league, I would give every player in my league due time and place to protest.