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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play

Definitions of when a ball is in or out of play and specifies when a dropped ball results from a ball out of play.

Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play
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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 10/22/2015

Brian K of Brooklyn, NY USA asks...

Hello Gents,

What a great resource you collectively are-many thanks!

My scenario and question...

Ball goes into touch,linesman calls it but ref doesn't see his raised flag.Play continues and a goal is scored before ref eith...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 10/7/2015

Derek of Cary, IL USA asks...

The ball is booted into the air and hits an overhanging tree and is otherwise still on the field. Should we stop play since this 'outside agent' interfered with play? What would be the restart?...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 10/5/2015

Bret Good of Mission Viejo, California United States asks...

What do you do when you are not sure of which play kicked the ball out of play? ...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 9/12/2015

Paul of Newbury Park, CA USA asks...

The Red team throws the ball in and it rolls along the touch line for ten feet and rolls out completely off the field not touching the line. The AR standing next to the ball signals for a throw in for Black as the ball was deemed in and then out.

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 8/31/2015

kevin of steamboat springs, colorado usa asks...

Recently i was reffing a u14 game. A player was given a threw ball and taken out by the goalie ( a foul on the goalie). The ball popped out and went directly to an attacking player who scored. The problem is (in fear of injury as the collision loo...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 5/25/2015

DJ of Austin, tx USA asks...

If a ball comes from the field hits the crossbar and lands back in play is it considered 'out of bounds'?

My daughter had a game winning goal removed in an ECNL contest. Turns out the side judge that called played for the opposing club las...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 4/8/2015

David of phoenix, Arizona united states asks...

If a the ball crosses the out of bounds line and kick the ball in bounds is it still in play or not

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 2/26/2015

Jose of Capivari, SÃo Paulo Brazil asks...

If the ref is in doubt about who last touched the ball, if the attacker or the defender, before the ball crosses the end line to a corner kick or a goal kick. What should the ref do?

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 11/24/2014

Anon of Altadena, ca US asks...

USSF expressly teaches that a dropped ball may NOT be given when the refere cannot tell which team last touched. (Which makes sense, as a dropped ball takes place where it was when play stopped -- play stopped when the ball was completely off the fi...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 11/19/2014

Aaron Speca of Virginia Beach, VA USA asks...

Ball is headed out of bounds with plenty of momentum to get it across the line. It strikes the base of the corner flag and bounces back into the field of play without ever completely crossing either the side or end lines. What is the proper call?
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