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Law 11 - Offside
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Law 11 - Offside 3/28/2021

Russ of Manchester, CT United States asks...

When a player is in an offside position and a teammate kicks a ball that goes over and past the offside player and the offsides player runs towards the ball does, that constitute making a challenge to play the ball? How close does the player need to...

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Law 11 - Offside 3/27/2021

Jerod Sutton of Beavercreek, OH 45440 asks...

Is a player deemed to be offside if, they are in an offside position, a teammate attempts to pass them the ball, but a defending player between them attempts to play the ball, but misplays and the ball deflects off the defender, and goes to the offen...

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Law 11 - Offside 3/22/2021

Troy Thompson of Greer, SC USA asks...

Hello,
Our opponents recorded their game where I have a question regarding an offside penalty (much easier than explaining). If you can skip to 24:25 and help me explain why this was ruled an offside penalty, I would appreciate it. I assume i...

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Law 11 - Offside 3/12/2021

Crebs Crem of Zagreb, Croatia asks...

Hello,

I have never encountered such an incident but I just thought about such a scenario: Team A is attacking but the player receives the ball in an offside position. The assistant referee sees the offside but delays his/her flag since th...

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Law 11 - Offside 3/11/2021

russell of Sydney, Australia asks...

Another odd question.

What is the rationale (or history) behind there being no offside at a throw-in or a goal kick.

Understand why not at a corner kick - generally the ball would be kicked level or backwards (of course not tech...

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Law 11 - Offside 3/6/2021

BRUCE CABLE of ROTHERHAM, S YORKS UK asks...

With VAR measuring in mm. Can a player be off-side from a corner when kick is taken wide on the corner quadrant and a player is stood on the goal line...

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Law 11 - Offside 3/3/2021

John M Corcoran of Newport News, VA United States asks...

Red Player A is in an offsides position. Red player B attempts to play the ball to him. Defender A jumps and attempts to head the ball, the ball deflects off his head. Instead of going forward the ball goes to Red Player A still in the offside positi...

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Law 11 - Offside 2/4/2021

Crebs Crem of Zagreb, Croatia asks...

Hello again and thank you very much for your answers. Actually I was more about the APP (attacking phase of play) concept in VAR protocol but I guess, offside rule show some similarity to it. I think, interfering with the defender is the key point in...

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Law 11 - Offside 2/3/2021

Crebs Crem of Zagreb, Croatia asks...

Hello,
I have a question regarding regarding attacking phase of play in VAR procedure. Does a deliberate but a bad control of the ball by the defender reset attacking phase of play? Say, home team sends a long ball forward, one of the defenders ...

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Law 11 - Offside 1/26/2021

Russell of Sydney, Australia asks...

Ok - I'll be the one to ask.

Offside or not in the Man City v Aston villa EPL match?

Have heard a lot of debate on this one.

I listened to the match on radio and after the incident happened the commentator kept coming...

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