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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct
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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 8/19/2021

Sam smith of London, England asks...

First question:

If you go for a slide tackle and realise you’re late and pull your legs in (mid slide) so you don’t touch the player, is it a foul?...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 8/18/2021

DAVID SHAND of FAIRFAX, VA United States asks...

I am confused why anyone would think a USB Caution for lack of respect for the game would is appropriate?

I think the original call to not issue a caution is correct. The LOTG clearly says if advantage is applied to an offense that is SPA,...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 8/17/2021

Crebs Crem of Zagreb, Croatia asks...

Hello again,

I wish to ask a follow up question.
In this position, after Rooney was sent-off with the help of VAR, the corner-kick was retaken (as far as I understood from the body lang...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 8/15/2021

Rabs of cambridge, ontario canada asks...

I was playing in a tournament last weekend as was wondering if the did the right thing. My team was the defending team and somehow one of the attacking players slipped as he was carrying the ball. It didn't look like he was fouled just lost his footi...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 8/13/2021

Sal of CHICAGO, IL USA asks...

When Tim Howard was goal tending for Everton a few years back, I remember a tricky play that one does not see every day as a referee and one that requires quick thinking. The ball was passed back by one of Tim's teammates, Tim tried controlling the b...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 8/12/2021

Crebs Crem of Zagreb, Croatia asks...


I wish to ask what would be the correct restart in such a scenario:

Red team is preparing to take a corner kick. Just before the corner kick is taken, red team player hits blue team player in blue team's penalty area but ...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 8/11/2021

Jeremy of houston, tx usa asks...

I noticed there is an unsporting behavior caution consideration called "lack of respect for the game". I have never heard examples of this. Do you know of any?

Had a game this weekend where a defender did a blatant shirt pull on attacker a...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 8/9/2021

Eric Glover of Wichita, Kansas USA asks...

After taking a lot of grief for calling an IDFK on a intentional pass back it really got me thinking about the rule. The scenario im thinking about is a defender in front of the keeper. Intentionally trapping a ball and then leaving it for the keep...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 8/4/2021

Barry Stewart of Chilliwack, BC Canada asks...

I see I wasn't the ONLY one wondering about that PK!

I'll agree that Rose's speed and aggressiveness likely caused the defender to not make the best play... but I still think she was contacted from behind and the 'first' foul would have gi...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 8/3/2021

Jason C. of Lacrosse, WI USA asks...

Did you guys see Herrera's boot to the head of a USMNT player in the Gold Cup final? Are studs to any part of an opposing player above the waist ever NOT a red card for you guys?

Herrera was cautioned.

Is this similar to DeJon...

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