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Law 1- The Field 3/29/2013

mason of swansea, west glamorgan u.k asks...

when taking free kicks or penaltys can you use a kicking tee like they use in rugby?...

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Law 1- The Field 10/21/2012

Jim of Breinigsville, Pa U.S. asks...

Just saw a couple of U9 girls' soccer games this weekend. In both, the girls took their goal kicks from edge of penalty area (18 yd line) rather than goal area (6 yd line). In fact, when they set it up at goal area, coach yelled to move up and ref ...

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Law 1- The Field 10/3/2012

Maureen of Billings, MT usa asks...

Soccer game was being played on a football field that had two white side lines painted for football and an outer yellow side line boundry for soccer. It was team BH throw in and the ball was picked up and the proper throw in technique was used, howev...

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Law 1- The Field 9/28/2012

amara gegbai of cleveland, ohio usa asks...

What purpose(s) does the penalty arc serve in soccer?...

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Law 1- The Field 9/16/2012

Clive peters of London, England asks...

I would like to correct the Referee on a previous answer he has given.
On the line (the 18 yard line) is NOT in the goal area.
The Rules if Football state,
Two lines are drawn at right angles to the goal line, 5.5 m (6 yds) from the insid...

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Law 1- The Field 8/15/2012

jerry morrison of laceys spring, ala united states asks...

what rules cover the goalie box for the other team ...

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Law 1- The Field 6/29/2012

Andy Kmita of Rancho Palos Verdes, CA USA asks...

Haw to place a square goal post if the field line is
a) smaller then a post
b) larger then a post...

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Law 1- The Field 6/24/2012

Dorian of knysna, capetown south africa asks...

what happens when the lights go off during a match,must the match be replayed or must the time remained before the lights went off be finished ...

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Law 1- The Field 6/10/2012

Brian Davies of Kirkland, Quebec, Canada asks...

I ref on a slightly smaller field than normal, yet the penalty area is a normal size. This leaves the area between the penalty area and the sides of the pitch very small. In all fairnest to the wingers should the penalty area be reduced proportionaly...

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Law 1- The Field 4/26/2012

Aaron of Stanford, Kentucky United States asks...

According to the US Youth Soccer Association the official modified U10 playing rules that have been in existence since 2003, states penalty spots are to be marked at 8 yards. U12 spots marked at 10 yards and 13 and up marked at 12 yards. The marks on...

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