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Law 11 - Offside 5/21/2019

James cottell of Burton , England asks...

Ive been reading the offside law and wondered why it differentiates between the feet and body?

There must be a specific reason as to why its wrote like that but cant think of any?

Obviously you can lead with your foot/feet in front ...

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Law 11 - Offside 5/3/2019

Barry Stewart of Chilliwack, BC Canada asks...

Sorry to bang on about the 'dummy' play and offside.

We know that a player can no longer feint on his PK kick, once he has run up to the ball. The purpose of the feint is/was to get the goalie to move, thus making it easier to score.

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Law 11 - Offside 5/2/2019

Chris of Vancouver , Canada asks...

Great answers. Very clear now. As should be expected, I suppose, from the name of the website, you display an exceptional understanding of the Rules. Thx. ...

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Law 11 - Offside 5/1/2019

Barry Stewart of Chilliwack, BC Canada asks...

Joe McHugh says, 'clearly attempting to play a ball which is close when this action impacts on an opponent.'

I have asked before if a PIOP 'dummying' a play on a ball would constitute offside. The answer was 'No,' if the ball was not played ...

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Law 11 - Offside 5/1/2019

Chris of Vancouver, Canada asks...

Thanks for your responses regarding any potential offside on Van de Beeks goal vs Tottenham with respect to Neres being in an offside position.

Many of us that use this site are already acquainted with the offside rules and the concept of h...

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Law 11 - Offside 5/1/2019

Jacob Han of Kiev, Ukraine asks...

Hi,
A little weird and theoretical question about offside: player A shoot to goal, while player B is in offside position, but a few meters away from the keeper so he is not involved in the game at the moment of the shoot.
The shoot of player ...

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Law 11 - Offside 4/30/2019

Chris of Vancouver, Canada asks...

Ajax (Van der Beeks) goal vs Tottenham today.

Wasnt the player to Van der Beeks left clearly gaining an advantage by being in an offside position forcing the keeping Lloris to not come off his line in case Van der Beek passed to that playe...

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Law 11 - Offside 4/30/2019

gargy of Haifa, Israel asks...

Hello,
There was a situation were player A shoot to goal, and in the time of the shoot, player B of the same attacking team was in an offside position.
The keeper pushed the ball, and the ball got directly from the keeper's push to a defende...

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Law 11 - Offside 4/29/2019

Matt of Bristow, VA USA asks...

I have a question regarding rather to penalize a PIOP after a misplay by a defender - specifically in the case of a defender misplaying a ball that goes directly to an attacker in an offside position.

How do you define a deliberate play? How...

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Law 11 - Offside 4/27/2019

S of Syd, Nsw Aus asks...

Regarding offside. 3 years ago I would consider a play by a team mate in offside position but only to have a defender attempt to stop it with a poorly control play at defending with the ball rebound through to offside player. Gaining an advantage. I'...

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