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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.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7K_Hl5Y6lSI&app=desktop

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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Law 11 - Offside 2/6/2017

Russell of Sydney, Australia asks...

Nuances of the new rules.

The Swansea goal scored v Man City had that new element of an offside positioned player that was in a notable location at the time of the shot.

To help us know the difference between goal is good and or not...

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Law 11 - Offside 2/5/2017

Salvador Flores of Indianapolis, Indiana USA asks...

So I have a question about an offside. I was watching a video between two Australian teams. There was a play where an attacking player was running and was in an offside position and a defending player ran next to him and the attacking's teammate cros...

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Law 11 - Offside 2/3/2017

DENNIS HAW of ST.HELENS, Please select United Kingdom asks...

Is the player scoring the goal in an offside position when the ball is passed to him in the penalty area.
The last defender, apart from the goal keeper, is behind both the passer and the goal scorer when the ball is passed forward to the goal sc...

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Law 11 - Offside 1/30/2017

Ibrahim ishiaku of lokoja, Kogi Nigeria asks...

1. IF A DEFENDER KICKS A BALL AND THE BALL HITS (REBOUNDS) OF THE REFEREE AND THE BALL GOES BACK TO AN ATTACKER IN AN OFF-SIDE POSITION AND SCORE A GOAL. SHOULD THE GOAL BE ALLOWED OR THE ATTACKER SHOULD BE PENALISED FOR BEEN IN AN OFFSIDE POSITION? ...

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Law 11 - Offside 1/18/2017

Rob of Scarborough, N Yorkshire England asks...

Should the recent Manchester United goal v Liverpool (15th Jan 2017) scored by Zlatan....

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Law 11 - Offside 1/16/2017

Carlos of Lisboa, Lisboa Portugal asks...

I would like to have your opinion on the following.
http://rd3.videos.sapo.pt/MBPzsi3tPVKgWhm0oczO

The goal was allowed and ,In my opinion, was a correct judgment by the referee.

But this gola has created plenty of controversy a...

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Law 11 - Offside 1/14/2017

ray warren of brecon, powys uk asks...

attacking team are breaking and the player on the ball passes the ball forward to a player in an offside position. Whilst in flight it is deflected slightly by hitting the defender but still finds its way to the attacking player in the offside positi...

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Law 11 - Offside 1/12/2017

Referee of Syd, Nsw Aus asks...

The new offside law interpretation confused me with being offside and not touching the ball. Can you u explain the below videos too.


https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=10154842038880688&id=165660885687

https://youtu....

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