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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/15/2017

Jacob Lee-Hart of Wallasey, Merseyside United Kingdom asks...

Hi,
If a team commits multiple fouls against a single player, can you book a player for a challenge that wouldn't normally be a bookable offence, but is on the player who is repeatedly fouled?

So, say if Eden Hazard is repeatedly foule...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/14/2017

Jack of Sydney, NSW Australia asks...

In a recent collection of match incidents presented by Football Federation Australia (FFA), they included the following: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=az0CPpkAtbM&t=1m19s

At 1:19, the ball makes contact with Dimi Petratos' arm, before his ...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/14/2017

Jim McEleny of Greenock, Inverclyde Scotland asks...

Am I right in saying that if a keeper and an attacker running towards each other at the edge of the penalty area and ther keeper dives on top of the ball, thinking / hoping that he's inside his area, but it transpires that he wasn't. The decision wou...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/13/2017

Saul F. of Goshen, IN Usa asks...

Here is a scenario; if a defender is trying to kick a ball that is coming low on the ground and an opponent gets in the way and dives to header the ball and gets heads the ball but gets kicked by the defender as the defender tried to kick the ball is...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/13/2017

Henry Collins of Maidstone, Kent UK asks...

Two recent 'goals' in non league football. Very similar - goalkeeper had controlled possession in his hands and was looking to kick the ball upfield, but in both cases he struck the ball against an opposing player. One was awarded and one was disallo...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/12/2017

gdurso of nashua, nh usa asks...

If a sent off players re-enters the field without me noticing and becomes involved in active play....I assume the correct rs is an indirect fk....what if he/she denies a goal? ...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/11/2017

Jacob Lee-Hart of Wallasey, Merseyside England asks...

Ok, here is an imagined scenario, I will use real teams to make it clearer. Arsenal vs VfB Stuttgart. Imagine an Arsenal player made a bad foul that should definitely be a yellow card. Advantage is played, and Stuttgart keep possession at least until...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/9/2017

Salvador Flores of Indianapolis, IN USA asks...

So if a player gets the ball from an opponent but also he pushes or trips the player at the same time, is it a considered a foul?...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/9/2017

Chad of Riverside, CA USA asks...

Breakaway situation: 1 on 1 striker vs. keeper. Keeper comes out and makes a diving tackle t the striker's feet inside but near the edge of the penalty area. Keeper makes contact with the ball with his waist making. There was no attempt to control th...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/9/2017

Naser of Amman, Amman Jordan asks...

Hello

If there are two offences in the same time from two player - different teams- , the 1st is in a careless manner , the 2nd is holding but denied an obvious goal scoring opportunity, inside penalty area .

...

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