Soccer Referee Resources
Home
Ask a Question
Articles
Recent Questions
Search

RSS FEED Subscribe Now!

Q&A Quick Search
The Field of Play
The Ball
The Players
The Players Equipment
The Referee
The Other Match Officials
The Duration of the Match
The Start and Restart of Play
The Ball In and Out of Play
Offside
Fouls and Misconduct
Free Kicks
Penalty kick
Throw In
Goal Kick
Corner Kick


Common Sense
Kicks - Penalty Mark
The Technical Area
The Fourth Official
Pre-Game
Fitness
Mechanics
Attitude and Control
League Specific
High School
Other


Common Acronyms
Meet The Ref
Advertise
Contact AskTheRef
Help Wanted
About AskTheRef
Panel Login
[Previous] [Next]

Law 4 - Players Equipment 4/15/2015

Paul Petre of skelmersdale, United Kingdom asks...

hi could you tell if my 10 yrs old daughter can play with acrylic nails .As she has just been told by a referee that they are not allowed after saying she will cover them with gloves the answer was still no .
Could you please clarify if there is ...

Read The Full Q & A

Law 4 - Players Equipment 4/11/2015

Erika Matthews of Lehi, UT-Utah United States asks...

Can u wear a wedding ring when u are playing professional soccer...

Read The Full Q & A

Law 4 - Players Equipment 3/23/2015

Danny Bacic of Plano, TX United States asks...

What should the decision be regarding players who want to play with cochlear implants? I would expect that the exterior part of the implants could be considered a danger, but it would also seem unfair to force the player to play without them....

Read The Full Q & A

Law 4 - Players Equipment 3/22/2015

Coach Paul of Mt P, SC USA asks...

Greetings - I'm a former coach and now get to just enjoy watching my son play for an academy team now. Today he played in a tournament in which the opposing team had multiple players wearing same jersey numbers -- two #8's, two #9's, two #10's and t...

Read The Full Q & A

Law 4 - Players Equipment 2/15/2015

Patrick Loo of Subang Jaya, Selangor Malaysia asks...

Can a outfield player wears training pants or track bottom for a match ?...

Read The Full Q & A

Law 4 - Players Equipment 2/12/2015

Adamu Isah Oluwe of Lokoja, Kogi Nigeria asks...

Good day sir.
Is it a must for a goal keeper o put on hand glove? or is hand glove a compulsry equipment of players? if a goal decides not to wear hand glove, will he not be allowed to plat a match?...

Read The Full Q & A

Law 4 - Players Equipment 2/8/2015

Jacob pantoja of Discoverybay , California America asks...

Can a player wear metal studs ...

Read The Full Q & A

Law 4 - Players Equipment 1/11/2015

Coco of Imperial beach , California United states asks...

I would like to know if i were to be allowed to wear metal studed cleats in high school in south california. Like the soft grass cleats. ...

Read The Full Q & A

Law 4 - Players Equipment 12/31/2014

Bruce K. Fitzgerald of Seaford, DE United States asks...

Law 4 - Indoor both teams have dark color on (black) Home team to change under FIFA laws--could not find. Found in NFHS & NISOA but not FIFA ...

Read The Full Q & A

Law 4 - Players Equipment 12/28/2014

Bob of Victoria, BC Canada asks...

When I was in school in the 1950's all soccer players wore hard toed boots with cleats, today the soccer footware is much lighter, when did the change occur, and what prompted the change ?
Thank you...

Read The Full Q & A

[Previous] [Next]

Google
Web AskTheRef.com
Soccer Referee Extras


Did you Ask the Ref? Find your answer here.


Enter Question Number

If you received a response regarding a submitted question enter your question number above to find the answer


Offside Question?

Offside Explained by Chuck Fleischer & Richard Dawson, Former & Current Editor of AskTheRef





This web site and the answers to these questions are not sanctioned by or affiliated with any governing body of soccer. The opinions expressed on this site should not be considered official interpretations of the Laws of the Game and are merely opinions of AskTheRef and our panel members. If you need an official ruling you should contact your state or local representative through your club or league. On AskTheRef your questions are answered by a panel of licensed referees. See Meet The Ref for details about our panel members.