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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/19/2019

Barry Stewart of Chilliwack, BC Canada asks...

As Richard Dawson said: '...at the park level no one would be inconsolably freaked out if it was red.'

I've got to say, I'm seeing red on that play - at least at the 'park level.' I know if I had been taken out like that, I'd have a good cha...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/18/2019

jake of las vegas, nv usa asks...

Please see my attached beautiful diagram. Should this sort of foul always be a YC for UB (tactical foul)? Attacker A has ball running up sideline with no defenders directly in front of them on the opponent's half of the field towards goal and a defen...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/18/2019

russell of Sydney, Australia asks...

Foul recognition " why did VAR overturn the straight red shown to Lindelof in the Wolves v Man U FA cup match.

Looking at the front on replays, I am surprised that the VAR officials marked this down as yellow only, effectively saying that Re...

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Law 13 - Free Kicks 3/18/2019

Richard Jones of RICHMOND, TX US asks...

Why did they make the rule that the ball has to leave the penalty area on a free kick or the kick has to be retaken?...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/17/2019

Mel of Stuttgart, Germany asks...

If the ball hits the body first or part of it (e.g. leg) and from there it hits the arm or hand (opened, not on body) is it considered handball then?...

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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 3/13/2019

Barry Stewart of Chilliwack, BC Canada asks...

Re, the upcoming changes to DHB:

It was mentioned in the thread that we should learn from rules in other sports. In ice hockey, when a player uses a high stick to touch the puck or a glove to pass the puck(except in the D-zone), there's a mo...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/13/2019

russell of Sydney, Australia asks...

How did Jordan Pickford from Everton avoid a card for his now famous 'Rugby' tackle on Newcastle's Solomon Rondon ?

https://youtu.be/_1OGw6pYSuQ?t=65

(apologies - the footage is 'back to front' but you at least get to see the incide...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/12/2019

russell of Sydney, Australia asks...

Another 'Deliberate Handling' call - my apologies for recycling a recent topic.

In the recent Roma v Empoli match, a VAR call chalked off a goal for DH by an Empoli player. Tough call it would appear.

Fast forward to the 6.57 mark o...

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