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Law 17 - Corner Kick
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Law 17 - Corner Kick 8/27/2014

Brandon of Hurricane, WV USA asks...

I was the center for a Varsity game the other night and was working with a new referee as my AR. There was a corner kick, and his flag went up. I blew the whistle (thinking that the ball simply went out of bounds). He does a few weird things, and ...

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Law 17 - Corner Kick 6/19/2014

Nate of Spokane, Washington United States asks...

This occurred in a U10 game at a small-sided (5v5) rec tournament. A girl was standing too close on a corner kick. When the ball was kicked, it hit her in the torso and knocked the wind out of her. I stopped play to deal with the injury. I realize th...

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Law 17 - Corner Kick 5/14/2014

Natalie White of Cambridge, England, UK asks...


Our team was winning (2-1) in a recent cup final football (soccer) match.

In the last six minutes of time the opposing team had a corner given. The corner taker kicked the ball off the pitch and it ended up behind the goal, the ...

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Law 17 - Corner Kick 3/8/2014

Glen George of London , UK asks...

A player takes a corner, the ball hits the post and bounces back to the player, without anyone else touching it. He touches the ball again. What is the decision? ...

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Law 17 - Corner Kick 11/26/2013

Darrin Uecker of San Mateo, California United States asks...

My team was defending a corner kick. One of our defenders was on the back post and standing inside the goal, just inside the goal line on the back post. The linesman made him step into the field of play, saying he could not be out of the field of pla...

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Law 17 - Corner Kick 9/23/2013

Brian H of Seattle, Washington USA asks...

While setting up for a corner kick a player set the ball down in the corner arc, took a couple of steps back (not enough to give him a full run-up for the kick), then returned to the ball and tapped it with his foot to reposition it within the arc. H...

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Law 17 - Corner Kick 9/16/2013

Gabriella of Chilliwack, BC Canada asks...

During a recent game against a tough team, the opposition took corners in a way that we thought was illegal. The ref didn't seem to care. What they did was they would have to players about five feet apart the player taking the kick would do a short p...

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Law 17 - Corner Kick 9/8/2013

Phil of Tarzana, CA United States asks...

Don't mean to be picky, but I notice that the first sentence of referee Joe McHugh's answer might be misconstrued. The ball doesn't actually have to touch the arc line as long as the edge of the ball would be touching an imaginary vertical line draw...

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Law 17 - Corner Kick 9/6/2013

Pat Black of Elizabethtown, KY USA asks...

When a corner kick is placed, how much of the ball must be in the arc? Can the ball be placed outside the arc such that only the edge of the ball is over the outer part of the arc? ...

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Law 17 - Corner Kick 8/13/2013

Ryan of Castle Hill, NSW Australia asks...

In a corner kick, is there a time limit of how long they have to take the corner kick, if so and they take longer than the amount of time they have, what happens?...

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