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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 10/15/2017

Russell of Sydney, Australia asks...

In the Recent Liverpool v ManU was there an off the FOP incident unnoticed.

Fast forward to the 9.00 mark of the coverage in the below link (or 5.18 of the actual match time).

Was there a holding foul by the ManU player while there ...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 10/13/2017

Aaron Speca of Virginia Beach, VA United States asks...

This one is much less clear-cut to me than the last one. This was called a foul (in the box resulting in a PK) against the blue defender. Looked more to me like #30 red initiated the charge and then just fell, more like a no call.

https://...

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Law 11 - Offside 10/13/2017

Phil of Tarzana, CA United States asks...

I'm confused about something referee Peter Grove said. Why would it matter if the 2nd to last defender had part of his body in front of the line? For offside position, you compare the 2nd to last defender's body part (that can play the ball) that's...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 10/13/2017

Barry Stewart of Chilliwack, BC Canada asks...

Responses to the video example mention that the defender didn't get a touch on the ball.

Even if he had knocked the ball clear, isn't this one of those cases where the ball was cleared but the attacker was also wiped out?...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 10/12/2017

Aaron Speca of Virginia Beach, VA United States asks...

So, a couple of questions on this play.

1) How lucky is #2 white that no penalty was called on this play? LOL ...

2) Let's say a penalty was called and with #2 white being the last defender, it would have met prior criteria for a ...

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Law 1- The Field 10/11/2017

Michael Justin of Sydney, NSW Sydney asks...

I once reffed a game and (warning some might find this disturbing) a cats head was on the field, I did not want to touch it and neither did the players, it was in the corner so we played on, is this the right call or should I wait next time, (there w...

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Law 11 - Offside 10/11/2017

Michael Justin of Sydney, NSW Sydney asks...

The ball rebounds off keeper and to a player in an offside position? is it offside? Does the rule change just because it is a keeper?...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 10/11/2017

Michael Justin of Sydney, NSW Sydney asks...

I recall hearing somewhere that if a keeper was to chuck his shinpad at an opposing player in the box, it would be a IDFK, is this correct or is it a penalty? ...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 10/10/2017

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

Referencing the first part of the question on charging, Ref McHugh provided a concise description of the difference between strong and foul play particularly when players are in close proximity to each other. It is an easy decision if one player has ...

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Law 11 - Offside 10/10/2017

Fred of phoenix, Arizona United States asks...

Based on the video that was sent in the follow up question, should he have been flagged for offsides?

video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pBkFGhj7p2o&t=10m15s

He was near, but not involved in active play and the defender delibera...

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