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Law 11 - Offside 3/24/2019

Samba Muleya of Choma, Southern Zambia asks...

Zambia vs Namibia disallowed goal played on 23/03/2019 afcon qualifier assistant referee signaled for offside because he regarded the player(defender) who has been lying down nearer to him AR for some good number of seconds as not to be the second la...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/23/2019

Christopher Fernandes of Kuwait, Kuwait Kuwait asks...

A defender blocks his opponent by putting himself in front of the player just outside the box. to which the opponent pushes the defender and punches him on the head.

What is the referees decision?

Both players Red card or Both Yell...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/23/2019

Christopher Fernandes of Kuwait, Kuwait Kuwait asks...

A player is shown a Yellow card for kicking the ball with anger after the whistle was blown for a foul committed. The same player rushes on the referee and abuses him with a really dirty bad word standing in front of the referees face. What should th...

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Law 11 - Offside 3/23/2019

Samba Muleya of Choma, Southern Zambia asks...

Does an injured defending player lying on the ground play an attacking player onside ?...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 3/16/2019

John Nagel of Wilmette, IL USA asks...

It looks to me like the there was an infringement on this PK during Chicago Fire/Seattle Sounders game today. The kicker touched the ball a second time after rebound off the crossbar. Am I missing something? See https://youtu.be/hQzng9Bc3OE?t=129....

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/16/2019

Petr of Prague, Czech Republic Czech Republic asks...

Hello,

my question is about wasting time situations close to the corner flag. Can opponent leave the field and from there challenge for the ball?

Thank you very much!...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/16/2019

Eric Miller of Albany, NY USA asks...

After the goalkeeper makes a save inside the penalty box, he throws the ball to his teammate and the ball hits his teammate's hand inside the penalty box. Is this a direct kick (penalty) for the opposing team, or an Indirect kick for the opposing tea...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 2/21/2019

Joe Mullen of GLASGOW, LANARKSHIRE United Kingdom asks...

Can a penalty be awarded if a team is waiting to take a corner and the defending goalkeeper fouls an attacking player...

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Law 8 - The Start and Restart of Play 2/20/2019

JOE STOKES of PRESTON, UK asks...

The referee was blowing up for half time as the ball entered the net. As we left the field of play we believed the goal had not been allowed as we did not kick off again. Subsequently the referee informed us the goal had stood! Can you advise if the ...

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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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