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Law 14 - Penalty kick 9/6/2015

Brad of Plymouth, MI USA asks...

Convoluted physics aside, isn't a penalty kick a special form of a DFK? Therefore the LOTG are clear that one could not score against one's own team on a PK. Thoughts?...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 8/4/2015

Jim Laydon of Iron Mountain, MI USA asks...

Watching a Spanish League game on TV recently I saw something unique and was wondering if it was legal. Penalty kick was awarded and the attacking team ALL lined up on the 18 or the arch with no apparent kicker. Everyone on the defending team was c...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 6/15/2015

russell of Sydney, Australia asks...

As a follow up to 29479 question from Sal in Ontario " and the panels subsequent replies " I'm keen to hear the thoughts on this following clip.

Goal or not.

On initial viewing I ...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 6/8/2015

John of Listowel, On Canada asks...

Penalty shot...
Ball hits the X-bar and the GOALIE DOES NOT touch it.

The play is SHUT down..correct?
And a goal kick is awarded?

The ball is in play if it reflects off the goalie...???Correct......

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 6/5/2015

Kaleb HUCKINS of Palm Beach, Queensland Australia asks...

Do all opposing players have to behind the ball in a penalty shot during a game? Can players stand in front of the kicker as ling as they stay outside the 18 yard box....

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 5/1/2015

Farid ahmad of kunduz , kunduz afghanistan asks...

If referee does not see the penalty but lineman sees it and raised the flag but referee did not see also the flag ordered to continued later on saw that the flag is up than ordered to have penalty....

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 4/28/2015

Pat Dunne of Dublin, Ireland asks...

Hi ref could you tell me the situation regarding the penalty mark.
Recently I attended a game where a penalty was awarded to one team and the penalty kicker objected to where the penalty was to be taken from as he said the penalty mark was scuffe...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 4/20/2015

Garfield of St John's, none Antigua asks...

If during a penalty kick your head or other part of your body except your feet cross over the penalty area is that an infringment...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 4/13/2015

Gary Newton of Norwich, Norfolk asks...

Hi does the goalkeeper have to face the player that takes a penalty?...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 3/9/2015

Russell Montgomery of Sydney, NSW Australia asks...

No real question here other than why was the ref in the BARCELONA V RAYO VALLECANO game not consistent with decision making during penalty kicks.

He allowed a retake for Messi's miss, due to Vall player encroachment (who made himself obvious...

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