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Law 18 - Common Sense 1/28/2019

greg of houston, tx usa asks...

is calling fouls differently on the field vs. in the box (resulting in a PK) a legitimate practice or should a foul always be the same no matter where it occurs?

this weekend i was doing a game and on a near 50-50 ball, 1v1 with attacker and...

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Other 1/28/2019

Winston Mohammed of London, London UK asks...

Hi,

Thanks again for the replies, wonderfully helpful.

Amazingly I still have people at our club debating this.

Can you just confirm, beyond all doubt, that it is absolutely feasible for two referees to come to different co...

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Other 1/26/2019

Winston Mohammed of London, London UK asks...

Thanks for your replies, they are helpful.

However, I just wanted to clarify one thing.

I suppose what Im asking is, is it possible for two referees to see the same incident, with exactly the same angles/views/timing and to come to ...

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Law 4 - The Players Equipment 1/24/2019

Ethan Carter of Liverpool, Merseyside UK asks...

Hi all got my first game on Saturday its and U12 just wanted to know if a player has glasses on can you stop them from playing or do you have to inform the coach and the parent that if any injury or issue is caused then its their full responsibility ...

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Law 5 - The Referee 1/24/2019

Winston Mohammed of London, London UK asks...

Hello,

I have a question relating to refereeing that I wonder if someone could offer their input, please?

It relates to fouls and misconduct.

My opinion is that whether a foul has taken place is a matter of opinion. For exa...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 1/22/2019

engin of olympia, WA United States asks...

http://tr.beinsports.com/haber/bursaspor-fenerbahce-7

equalizing goal in the end for the white has two situations.

was there a faul prior? replay at 4:50 shows the ball hits white player's left knee and changes direction, after the ...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 1/20/2019

Dave Bermingham of Herndon, VA United States asks...

Blue #41 shouts loudly at an opponent from behind as the opponent dribbles the ball just above the Blue teams goal area with only the goalkeeper to beat. The attacker shoots and misses the goal.
Law 12 says this is USB misconduct for verbally di...

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Mechanics 1/20/2019

greg of houston, tx usa asks...

i talk a lot as ref when i center. mostly a lot of 'no no no', 'nothing there', 'that's fine that's fine no problem' to call out non-fouls. or if a player tries to complain about something that is't there, i'll call/talk back to him 'what, what do yo...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 1/15/2019

Andy Shaw of Manchester, UK asks...

Last night I was playing 5-a-side soccer indoors when the opposition goalkeeper decided to take his boots off and place them on the goal line in the middle of the goal. Moments later a shot hit the left hand post and rolled along the goal line. It hi...

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Law 11 - Offside 1/15/2019

Melvin H. of Colorado Springs, Colorado U. S. A. asks...

Everton at Liverpool, 90+6 minute, English Premier League:

https://www.facebook.com/SkySportsFootball/videos/478385445983895/

Liverpool's #66 crosses the ball into the Everton penalty area; an Everton defender heads the ball out to ...

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