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Law 11 - Offside 3/15/2017

Mike of Carrollton, Texas United States asks...

Should a goal be disallowed if a player is in an offside position but the player in an onside position takes a shot that the goalkeeper saves but in turn falls to the player in offside position when shot was taken and that player scores?

My ...

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Law 11 - Offside 3/15/2017

George of Parangarecutirimicuaro, CA Sacratomato asks...

Defenders are lined up at midfield. Attacker A on the offside position sprints back right at the middle spot of the circle towards a crisp pass headed upfield. Since attacker A beat all the defenders to the ball, defenders freeze and then start movin...

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Law 11 - Offside 3/15/2017

russell of Sydney, Australia asks...

How on earth can this not be offside !!!

But wait...


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Law 11 - Offside 3/8/2017

Zluvka of Liberec, Czech Republic Czech Republic asks...

I have one other question. It is about offside free kick rule change. Some people say, that the rule change is only if the offside is on own half of the field. On other half is still the place of this free kick in the offside position spot. T...

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Law 11 - Offside 3/5/2017

Larry of Danville, CA USA asks...

On the goal in the USA v. England She Believes Cup game that England won 0-1, do you think England was offside? The attach clip shows the goal at 28 seconds in. England takes a shot from 20 yards out, while their #9 is in an offside position. The ...

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Law 11 - Offside 3/2/2017

Iain of Las vegas, NV USA asks...

Attacker passed ball to team mate in an offside position, AR raises flag and CR waves AR off since goalkeeper intercepts the ball, picks it up with clear possession and rolls it to a team mate but is intercepted by attacker who scores. CR awards a go...

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Law 11 - Offside 2/22/2017

John of Plymouth , Mi Usa asks...

With the new interpretation of offside, how is the assistant referee supposed to call an offside offense in a teams defensive half?

Is the AR suppose to cross the center line to call this offense? ...

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Law 11 - Offside 2/16/2017

Shaji of Shuwaikh, Kuwait Kuwait asks...

Hello Sir,
A player kicking the ball from Central circle to goal post. At that time the teammate of the kicker at offside position. The defender tried from penalty box, to head the ball and it moving to backward. Meanwhile the offside player trie...

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Law 11 - Offside 2/16/2017

Russell of Sydney, Australia asks...

For those interested, here is a good set of scenarios to test your offside evaluations.

The answers come at the end....

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Law 11 - Offside 2/6/2017

Salvador Flores of Indianapolis, IN USA asks...

So what would be an example of a PIOP making an obvious action which clearly impacts an opponent to play the ball and call it offside?...

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