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Law 15 - The Throw In 1/7/2017

Alan Buckley of Winsford, England asks...

football player takes a throw in from behind the barrier, what do you give...

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Law 15 - The Throw In 1/3/2017

Duane Hall of San Luis Obispo, CA US asks...

Watched the recent Middlesbrough-Leicester match. In the ninth minute, Barragan for MID gets called for a 'foul throw'. While ugly, I didn't think it was illegal. Both feet were on the ground behind the touchline, both hands were on the ball, he face...

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Law 15 - The Throw In 11/17/2016

Mark of San Rafael, CA United States asks...

Proper ThrowIns.

I've been whistling incorrect throwins when players have a toe or more into the actual field of play.

I was watching a pro game the other day and I could swear I saw one of the players put more than just a cou...

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Law 15 - The Throw In 10/24/2016

Steven of Madison, Connecticut United States asks...

Delaying Restart - Throw-in -
On a run of play throw-in a defender approached the player taking the throw-in appeared to divert away but hung his leg to interfere with the throw in - player taking the throw delayed a step and on his second attem...

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Law 15 - The Throw In 10/22/2016

Erin Johnson of Oroville , wa usa asks...

During a throw in, can the player twist the body? Even if he throws directly over head, it kind of goes side ways from behind the head. Should reg call bad throw in?...

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Law 15 - The Throw In 10/16/2016

John O'Brien of Richmond, Surrey UNITED KINGDOM asks...

The law about throw ins is badly worded and can be interpreted in two different ways regarding the position of feet. One interpretation is that no part of a players foot can cross the side line and be on the field of play. Another interpretation is t...

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Law 15 - The Throw In 10/1/2016

Richard Duncan of Frostburg, MD USA asks...

I have seen several instances where the throw in never enters the field of play and the ball is awarded to the opposing team as a throw in. Since the throw in is a way to start play, how does the ball change possession when it never entered the fiel...

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Law 15 - The Throw In 10/1/2016

Vahid of Sydney, NSW AUSTRALIA asks...

Hi, is there any requirement for how far a player should be from the touchline when taking throw -in ?...

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Law 15 - Throw In 9/22/2016

George of Parangarecutirimicuaro, CA Sacratomato asks...

Over the weekend, it was a very wet morning. A player initiated a throw in. As the ball was coming forward, both hands, from behind the head....just as the throw in was being completed, the ball slips out of the players hand and comes out a little aw...

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Law 15 - Throw In 9/7/2016

Phil of Tarzana, CA United States asks...

Law 15.1 (throw-in) now specifically says the ball must be thrown with both hands. The explanation says this is to prevent a one handed throw with the other hand just guiding.

In the past, some referees would penalize a throw-in where the b...

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