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Welcome to AskTheRef.com -- a Soccer Law Question and Answer site. Providing answers to questions regarding soccer laws since October 11, 1999...

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Law 4 - Players Equipment 9/27/2016

RE: Professional

Haji Hussain Jan of Muscat, Muscat Oman asks...

removing shirt after goal is caution to player. whats the reason behind that. can a referee caution a player going to be substituted, before he leaves the field take off his shirt. ...

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9/26/2016

RE: Professional

Haji Hussain Jan of Muscat, Muscat Oman asks...

if a player gets a yellow card in a match (first Round) and after 20 minutes he is sent off for denying an obvious goal opportunity. He is suspended for next match. After his suspension is he carrying the yellow card in his record (gets a yellow in 3...

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Law 3 - Number of Players 9/25/2016

RE: Rec. Girls U15 Under 16

Elizabeth of Bay point, CALIFORNIA Usa asks...

Ive been a soccer parent for 8 year but never really paied much attention to all the soccer rules untill i became a coach to my own team U15 girls. During half time at our first game the goal keeper was changed with out notifing the two referees i no...

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Law 7 - Match Duration 9/25/2016

RE: Select Under 19

Howard Webb of Atlanta , GA USA asks...

I blew the whistle for the end of a game GA Youth soccer game . The A/R ran over to me and advised that I had 3 minutes more to play . I had previously had to reset my watch with the A/R and I know him well and trusted his judgement . The players and...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 9/25/2016

RE: Rec Adult

wayne of melbourne, VIC australia asks...

Hi - I play as a defender. Often deliberately stand my ground and I let the ball pass me or through my legs to another team mate when it is being chased by an attacker. When this happens I do a side to side movement with my body as the attacker pla...

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Law 5 - The Referee 9/25/2016

RE: Professional

Haji Hussain Jan of Muscat, Muscat Oman asks...

Can a referee wear glasses, while a match?...

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Law 11 - Offside 9/25/2016

RE: Professional

Haji Hussain Jan of Muscat, Muscat Oman asks...

I am the ref and and i think my AR is not judging offsides well. he raises flag and i know its not an offside. Can i avoid his flag and prior my decision?...

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Other 9/25/2016

RE: Professional

Haji Hussain Jan of Muscat, Muscat Oman asks...

(replying question 30804)i read that in wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Penalty_shoot-out_(association_football)#Procedure

no. 17...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 9/24/2016

RE: Competitive Under 15

Piero Dallarda of Riverside, California United States asks...

What is the appropriate call when a defender kicks the goal back to the goalkeeper and the goalkeeper picks it up with his hands denying a forward from the other team the opportunity to score? ...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 9/24/2016

RE: Amateur Adult

Terry Ryan of Roscommon, Ireland asks...

Is it an offence to raise your arm and call for an offside? EG I am playing centre half, the ball is played to the striker who is in an offside position so I shout 'Offside', is this a yellow card offence as a referee told me tonight? Thanks....

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