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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/28/2017

Barry Stewart of Chilliwack, BC Canada asks...

On the 'playing in a dangerous manner' theme: in a recent match, I saw a player dribble through a few defenders with her elbows swinging up close to face level.

There was no contact and no one winced away. I've seen enough of this player to ...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/27/2017

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

Can a 'high kick' dangerous play violation be considered if it is the knee instead of the foot that gets to the head level (like on this play)?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g91gZp-L3xU...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/26/2017

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

Scoreless match between two very good teams and these two plays had fans of both teams screaming HANDBALL! However, I think the CR made the right no-call decision in at least the first one. I included a slow-motion for each one.

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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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