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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 8/14/2017

Jordon Spiteri of Sydney, NSW Australia asks...

If 2 opponents fight in penalty area and the ball is outside the box. Is it a penalty?...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 8/12/2017

Petr of Prague, Czech Republic Czech Republic asks...

I am sorry,

it is very difficult to translate verbatim citations from Czech into English. These languages have a very different logic:-)

Prihoda said something about natural hand position.

I have last question about deliber...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 8/12/2017

Tryggvi of Akureyri, Iceland asks...

Hi


I was wondering if blocking the keeper from making a save was legal. I mean like blocking the keeper so he can't get to the ball?...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 8/11/2017

C Busby of Amaroo, ACT Australia asks...

Question on the back pass ruling. In a Local, quite windy Division 1 game, the ball was back passed to the goalkeeper. Goalkeeper knowing it was a back pass tried to kick the ball up the field. He miss kicked the ball which looped up in the air and h...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 8/9/2017

Barry Stewart of Chilliwack, BC Canada asks...

'Playing in a dangerous manner is any action that, while trying to play the
ball, threatens injury to someone (including the player themself)'

I've never called it, but if defender A is bending over to head a low bouncing ball, just as d...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 8/8/2017

Petr of Prague, Czech Republic Czech Republic asks...

The match referee Radek Prihoda explains his decision:

'The player did not increase the volume. The hand did not go against the ball. But reaching a goal after handball is against football. It will be terrible to me. It's a big punishment fo...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 8/8/2017

Steve Quinn of Perth, Western Australia Australia asks...

All the recent discussion about dangerous play made me check the wording in the updated Laws of the Game. Here it says in Law 12 that:

'Playing in a dangerous manner is any action that, while trying to play the
ball, threatens injury to...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 8/7/2017

Troy of Sherbrooke, QC Canada asks...

The defender makes contact With his foot to the attackers face, while the attacker is standing upright. Is this still an inderect free kick. Seems strange that kicking someone in the face would not merit a direct free kick. Thanks ...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 8/6/2017

Petr of Prague, Czech Republic Czech Republic asks...

Hello,
I have two more videos from the match Banik Ostrava vs. Slavia Prague. I find it interesting to our discussion.

Video A:
http://tv.isport.blesk.cz/video/3593349/ostrava-slavia-barosuv-gol-neplati-prihoda-mu-odpiskal-ruku.html<...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 8/4/2017

michael of Perth, West australia Australia asks...

Two players are going shoulder to shoulder which I know to be fair, the defender drops his shoulder into the attacker, knocking the attacker slightly off course, the ball was in playing distance of both,this happened in the penalty box. What should t...

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