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Law 10 - Method of Scoring 8/26/2013

Alex Rocha of Toronto, Ontario Canada asks...

Recent tournament, my team took a corner kick, and the defender attempted to stop, howver he used his hands and the ball went in the net, creating an OWN goal. Ref awards the goal,and motions to centre, however other coach, argues it should be penal...

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Law 10 - Method of Scoring 6/24/2013

saul of Chicago, il USA asks...

Your comments on the penalty call by whistle and advantage that ended in a goal by Italy against Brazil in the Confederations Cup. IMO big violation of the LOTG. Does a whistle still mean STOP PLAY or is it left to referees discretion. I'm referring ...

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Law 10 - Method of Scoring 6/19/2013

Shane of Frisco, Tx USA asks...

If a defender or goalie intentionally fouls a shooter (no intention for going for the ball) inside the box to prevent a goal, can the referee award a goal or does the team have to take a penalty kick?...

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Law 10 - Method of Scoring 6/11/2013

Ruan of gauteng, johanesburg southafrica asks...

I the goalkeeper caught the ball then i spilt it but i caught it again before the ball was over the line but i was over the line is this considered a goal...

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Law 10 - Method of Scoring 6/1/2013

Des of Mardi, NSW Australia asks...

An attacking player was fouled about 25 metres from goal and in doing so continued to strike the ball towards goal. At this time I blew the whistle for a foul. The ball sailed over everyone heads and the Goal keeper made a in my mind a genuine attemp...

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Law 10 - Method of Scoring 5/18/2013

jon hamm of hilton head, sc usa asks...

the goalie on one team kicks the ball the entire length of the field, the ball bounces and is touched by the other goalie who is now standing inside the goal, the ball then goes thru the goalies hands and scores. should this goal count? is it a legal...

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Law 10 - Method of Scoring 4/22/2013

pete of vancouver, wa usa asks...

We've had two refs count a goal for a soccer ball deflected straight down off the top of the crossbar (but not in the goal). Can you point me to the rule on that? Thanks! ...

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Law 10 - Method of Scoring 4/21/2013

Ashley of London, Canada asks...

A the goalkeeper, assisted by a strong wind, kicks the ball from his hands directly up into the opponents' goal. No other player has touched the ball. Will the Referee
-Allow a Goal?
-Award a Goal Kick?
-Award a Free Kick?...

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Law 10 - Method of Scoring 4/7/2013

Lance Weller of Apex, nc usa asks...

My brother was playing select soccer. He was goalie. One of the kids on the other team punted it and bounced into the goal. Someone said that since no one had touched on theirs or our team he should have not tried to tip it and keep it away because i...

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Law 10 - Method of Scoring 3/17/2013

David of London, UK asks...

Hi there.

Can you go into detail about how a goalkeeper can score a goal from a drop kick please?

I hear a lot of rumours about the ball has to hit the ground first from the goalkeeper before he can kick it directly into the opposin...

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