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Law 6 - Assistant Referee 1/9/2014

Harry Adamson of Winnipeg, MB. Canada asks...

Why in the English Premier Division do the linesmen carry different colored flags?...

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Law 6 - Assistant Referee 1/3/2014

J varney of Derby, England asks...

Why do linesmen have to be on a particular side?...

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Law 6 - Assistant Referee 12/21/2013

kaya of basseterre, st. kitts and nevis asks...

The assistant referee has the authority to;

Send a team official who abuses you away from the Technical Area?

Ensure that no unauthorised person enters the field of play?

Act as timekeeper?

Check a substitutes equi...

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Law 6 - Assistant Referee 11/9/2013

Peter of Savannah, GA USA asks...

I recently was the Referee in a game when a team kept beating an offside trap and scored two goals . The defending team was very upset and one of the defenders was an A/R I had worked with who assured me the call's were wrong . I positioned myself to...

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Law 6 - Assistant Referee 10/30/2013

ian mckeown of eastbourne, east sussex england asks...

if a linesman also happens to be a coach of one of the clubs that are playing is he allowed to also coach the team while acting in an official capacity as a linesman
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Law 6 - Assistant Referee 10/23/2013

James of Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire England asks...

when does a linesman receive his flag...

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Law 6 - Assistant Referee 8/9/2013

Dan Torchio of Wake Forest, NC USA asks...

As an Asst. Referee (AR), in the course of normal play, which hand is the default hand that your flag should be in? Most of my peers say the left hand, however, our area assignor says the right hand. I know all the basics of keeping the flag always t...

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Law 6 - Assistant Referee 7/28/2013

Michael Kopp of Orange, NSW Australia asks...

Running a line yesterday,I was the only Assistant on the game,the sun had come out from behind the clouds so at halftime I changed sides as it was in my eyes,the coach from one side blew up and said I was not allowed to change sides I had only change...

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Law 6 - Assistant Referee 7/18/2013

Me of Portland, USA asks...

Recently I was AR on the spectators' side. My Center yelled a repremand at me in front of everyone, claiming I had done something wrong and demanding that I pay closer atention or whatever. I did not respond but a few minutes later at halftime I told...

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Law 6 - Assistant Referee 4/8/2013

matt of annandale, VA United States asks...

Hi

During a game, does the AR have to stand even with the second to last defender the whole game. I am am a little un-clear about that....

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