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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 10/24/2013

Rick Suntag of Rockaway, NJ USA asks...

Simple foul, caution, or send off?

Ball is in the blue team's penalty area and is played high in the air. As it drops, a red (offensive) player attempts a bicycle kick, misses the ball, and kicks a blue player who was standing directly behi...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 10/22/2013

george of liverpool, uk asks...

goalkeeper has ball in his hands.his feet are in penalty area.his hands and the ball are outside the penalty area.is it a foul?...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 10/22/2013

ronald dodds of battle mountain, nv USA asks...

The GK took the ball just inside the penalty area just as an attacker was challenging for it. It is a hand ball situation. The game is started with a direct FK. Are there any cards issued here?...

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Law 13 - Free Kicks 10/22/2013

Parangarecutirimicuaro of Sacramento, CA USA asks...

This is my first year as a referee and and my fifth as a coach. Since I do a lot of scrimmages with myself as the referee, most of my experience is not new. This past weekend, I was the CR for a game on a different U10 Boys game. The green team ha...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 10/22/2013

Fred of Salem, Al Usa asks...

I was recently watching an epl game. The goal keeper bounced the ball and when it hit the ground, an attacker played the ball away from him and scored. I was under the impression that this bouncing of the ball was still possession and therefore, the ...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 10/21/2013

sean of barnegat, nj usa asks...

This happened alot yesterday at my son's game !! The other team was awarded a goal kick,the player placed the ball on the ground ready to be kicked. About to kick the ball the player then picks up the ball and moves it to the other side of the of the...

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Law 10 - Method of Scoring 10/21/2013

Vinnie of Middletown, NJ USA asks...

Free kick is awarded. After the ball is in the air the whistle blows and then the ball goes in the net. Goal?

Ref also held ball for ten seconds before allowing player to place ball and take kick?

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 10/21/2013

Erik of Minneapolis, Minnesota U.S.A asks...

I had a player who told me that a deliberate
hand ball is a yellow card and if the last defender (other than the goal keeper) 'punches' the ball to prevent a goal, its a red card.
So is it really a yellow card or is it just a foul? ...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 10/21/2013

Jake of Manchester, Missori Usa asks...

Blue team runs into green team goalie. Goalie goes down and is hurt. He gets back up and ref calls kick for blue against green. Goalie stands and say bull.... And is awarded yellow card. Ref forces goalie off the field and does not allow cold goalie ...

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Law 10 - Method of Scoring 10/21/2013

Ann Kittenplan of Enfield, MA USA asks...

Conventionally at the end of the game the referee blows the whistle three times one, two, threeeeeeeeee (the point being the three is extended). Does the game end at the start of the one, or at the end of the threeeeeeeeee?

I ask because I s...

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