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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 3/3/2018

Chuck Love of syracuse, new york usa asks...

Thx to all who replied thoughtfully to my earlier query. However those answers only frustrated me more. I understand letting very marginal calls go, yet many aren't marginal at all but gross violations, easily seen. So why is there such a seemingly c...

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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 3/1/2018

Dan S of Minneapolis , MN USA asks...

Watching the recent game between Tottenham Hotspurs and Rochdale- Tottenham were awarded a PK after VAR confirmed a trip started outside the PA but continued inside. The striker taking the PK stopped his run up and then took another 2 paces and score...

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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 3/1/2018

Chuck Love of Syracuse, NY USA asks...

In a recent interview former English referee Peter Walton stated that refs give keepers 'considerable leeway' to come off their line before a PK is actually taken. My questions are: 1) Is he correct? I've seen it time & again so just by anecdotal evi...

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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 2/19/2018

Ali Asger of Pune, MAHARASHTRA India asks...

Can the same rule be applied before the whistle? So let's say I have awarded the PK but the keeper is having his own sweet ceremony before taking up his position.....

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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 2/19/2018

Ali Asger of Pune, MAHARASHTRA India asks...

So my question is in case of a PK, how long do we give a striker after the whistle has gone? So I have blown my whistle, and 10 seconds later the striker still hasn't moved and is simply eyeing the ball thinking about his move.. What is the course of...

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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 2/13/2018

andrew elliot of palm coast, FL United States asks...

why are players now allowed to enter the penalty area before the kicker has taken a penalty kick? I have had spot kicks re-taken because of encroachment but that doesn't seem to be the rule now....

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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 1/17/2018

Ashley Wilkinson of Llandudno junction , Conwy Wales asks...

In a penalty shootout on a really windy day what would the outcome be of a penalty being saved or hitting the woodwork and the wind blew it back without touching the floor from the edge of the penalty area? ...

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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 1/13/2018

mahyoub of nablus, nablus palestine asks...

the kicker heel kicks the ball from PK AND THE KEEPER MOVES OFF HIS GOALLINE BEFORE THE EXECUTE OF THE PK, WHAT DECISION SHOULD THE REF. MAKE?...

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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 1/12/2018

Sadeq of Nablus, Palestine asks...

what should a referee do if the kicker of a penalty kick feints when he's completed his run-up and does not kick the ball?...

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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 1/7/2018

Conor Devery of Royal Palm Beach, Florida USA asks...

I just finished watching FA Cup game Arsenal vs Nottingham Forest. I have a question concerning the penalty kick that Nottingham Forest took late in the 2nd half.

Kieran Dowell slipped while kicking the penalty kick. He kicked the ball with...

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