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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/24/2017

Christina of New Smyrna Beach, Fl USA asks...

I have a son who plays on the U16 level for a travel team. Yesterday we had a game. My son is a defender. The other team had a corner kick. The team kicked it and another player kicked it towards the goal. My son was standing in front of the goal and...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/22/2017

jorge of Cedar Ridge, CA United States asks...

penalty for goalie crossing 18 yard line with ball before he kicks it...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/22/2017

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

Hi,

what do you think about this decision (about Son's 'foul') in FA Cup today?

video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kc12GfjYYYQ

Can the referee judge it as a foul attempt? (Victor Moses jumped, but...)...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/20/2017

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

I see this type of play a lot. Dark Blue is attacker, lighter blue is defender. Defender takes an angle and gets to the ball first. Looks like attacker makes no attempt to play the ball and runs through the defender as the defender kicks the ball ...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/20/2017

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

Wow the play back to the keeper certainly has brought up a lot of discussion! And it has happened a lot in my daughter's HS games so far this year. Here's another one!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pLu31B9ZoF8

The two defenders ...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/20/2017

Gerhard of La Jolla, CA USA asks...

If the keeper slides to catch a ball close to the line of the penalty box, but is slide takes part of his body - lets say the feet and legs - past the line to the outside of the box, does that count as a 'handball'?...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/19/2017

Salvador Flores of Indianapolis, Indiana USA asks...

There was a play between neymar and sami khedira in the second leg of the barcelona vs juvenuts. As khedira was clearing the ball, neymar try blocking the ball, but was a little deflection from neymar's cleats but his studs hit khedira's foot. Is it ...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/18/2017

Barry of dublin, dublin ireland asks...

My question is if a player is fouled outside the area and his momentum brings him into the box can the ref then award a penalty? this question is in response to champions league game between Leicester city and athletico madrid. not so much about that...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/17/2017

Jeff B of Boulder, CO United States asks...

In the referenced question, the ball was deliberately kicked by a defensive player and went to the keeper who picked it up (though arguably it was not originally *intended for* the keeper). In a previous question on the same subject (http://asktheref...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/16/2017

Russell of Sydney, Australia asks...

Fair goal or foul.

Fast forward to the 1.10 mark

On field call was a fair goal. I ask as these kind of challenges are among the ones that I get the most 'debate' from players in my matches.

http://theworldgame.sbs.com.au/ar...

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