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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct
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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 6/2/2023

Eric Owusu Mensah of Kumasi , Ashanti Ghana asks...

After carefully watching the Roma vs Servile match,I want your outfit to explain to me how to interpret the following.
1.Was the referee right for not taking the penalty for Roma?
2.If yes please do explain to me....

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 6/1/2023

Crebs Crem of Zagreb, Croatia asks...

Hi,

I am curious how should the referee decide in the following scenarios.

1) The ball hits player A10's arm accidentally, player A10 takes a shot which seems to be off target. Then the ball hits the goalkeeper of team B and get...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 5/26/2023

Larry of Danville, California United States asks...

The following is copied from Law 5 FAQ’s:
QUESTION: Two players from different teams commit an offense at the same time: a player from Team A challenges for the ball in a reckless manner a player from Team B strikes an opponent with excessive fo...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 5/21/2023

Chester of Fairfield, CT USA asks...

In a youth cup match yesterday the defender made a clearance within their penalty area. It hit her teammate's arm which was well away from the body. This would been have been a handling offense if it was in the middle of the pitch as this was an "unn...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 5/16/2023

Daphné of Montreal, Quebec Canada asks...

I know that a player cant charge a goalkeeper once they have the ball in their hands, but can the goalkeeper charge a player once in control of the ball in their hands? Or is considered an unfair advantage as the player cant do anything to get the ba...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 5/3/2023

Barry Stewart of Chilliwack, BC Canada asks...

Here's a great example of a play that divides opinions right down the middle.

"Clear penalty" say many of the commenters. "Defending free kick" say the others.

I'm wondering if it will split the panel into two camps!


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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 5/2/2023

Jake Olsen of Lehi, Utah United States asks...

If a goalkeeper is going up to collect the ball and is run into by an attacking player midair, what is the call and what color card should be shown?...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 5/1/2023

Antonis of Athens, Greece asks...

Hi all,
I really appreciate the time you invest in answering all questions in great detail and the educational character of your answers. I really learn a lot!

This is a bit 'old' news, but I wonder if you can look at the two penaltie...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/26/2023

AEK Fan Club Of NY of ASTORIA, NY USA asks...

Following up on the previous question, found a video with the entire timeline before the red team scored.

25" in the yellow player is elbowed on the neck
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ze7ejoMCi6g

still photo here
htt...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/26/2023

AEK Fan Club Of NY of ASTORIA, NY USA asks...

Hello

Ref: Masa from Italy (FIFA Elite)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WQlic3Du51M

Questions:
1. 2' 5" is it a penalty for the team in red? None given

2. 3' 22" is it a red card or yellow card against...

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