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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 10/30/2017

Douglas Wix of Liverpool, Merseyside United Kingdom asks...

I am really shocked that after giving a penalty to Liverpool(blatent foul),that neither Kevin Friend nor his assistant could spot the blatent movement off the line by Huddersfields goalkeeper. It was probably around 2 yards! When are we,if ever going...

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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 10/29/2017

Muhammad Rizwan of Abbottabad, Abbottabad Pakistan asks...


During a Penalty Kick as we all know that goalkeeper should be on the goal line but here in our match during penalty kick the goal always remains behind the goal line and inside the goal posts? what you say can he stand behind the goal...

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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 10/26/2017

Mike of Montreal, Qc Canada asks...

PK awarded in 60th minute of play.
Whistle is blown for kicker to take PK.
Kicker is approximately 4 yards from ball, takes 2 steps towards ball, stops, takes 2 steps back, pauses, and returns her run up, strikes the ball and scores a goal. ...

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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 10/9/2017

Paul of St. Paul, MN United States asks...

The visiting team is awarded a penalty kick after the home team committed a hand ball inside the box. After the referee places the ball on the spot and blows the whistle, the attacking penalty kick taker begins his kick. The goal keeper pre-maturely ...

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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 9/28/2017

Muhammad Rizwan of Abbottabad, KPK Pakistan asks...

How are you Sir,
I just want to know that Can a keeper leave the touch line before ball is in play during penalty kick? someone says that goalkeeper can take one step before ball is in play. ...

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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 9/26/2017

Gary Robinson of Pleasant Grove, UT USA asks...

I was the center referee in a recent U15 girls' match. The green team was fouled by the red team inside the red team's penalty box, so I awarded a penalty kick to the green team. I instructed the goal keeper, then asked the attacking team 'who is t...

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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 9/14/2017

Peter Babbage of Hjorring, Denmark asks...

I admit I'm a bit confused over the procedure for penalty kicks to decide a match.Toss the coin to see which teams starts.ok, so there are the first 5 kickers. Whilst I think the ref doesn't need to know which order they will take them, does he need ...

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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 8/31/2017

Dmitry of New Westminster, British Columbia Canada asks...

Ok. my soccer friends. New book came out for Soccer Laws of the game. Does this make any sense or I am missing something?
if both the goalkeeper and kicker commit an offence at the same time:
if the kick is missed or saved, the kick is retake...

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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 8/28/2017

Douglas Wix of Liverpool, Merseyside United Kingdom asks...

How about your view of Scmeichals save against Man utd & even mentioned by Lineker-still no retake! If you have time refs have a look at the at Old Trafford in early 2000's Juve v Milan. Enough said me thinks. Btw if I ever see a retake & y...

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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 8/25/2017

Douglas Wix of Liverpool, Merseyside United Kingdom asks...

Thanks for answers which am grateful for however I dont find it trivial. Its a law that isnt being adhered to! Its not the refs fault if the crowd react when the decision is correct is it,it is the players fault. Have a look at some past plays with A...

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