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Law 7 - Match Duration 9/11/2015

Austin Eshmont of Glen Allen, VA United States asks...

You suspend the game in the 89th minute because of severe weather. The Blue team is leading the White team 5-1. Play is not able to continue due to rapidly approaching darkness and no lights on the field. Both coaches agree that you should declare th...

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Law 7 - Match Duration 8/24/2015

dhon lazo of cagayan de oro city, Philippines asks...

If the game was stop due to unplayable venue because it is already dark and no lights available. The remaining time is 16 minutes in the second half. One team already score advantage of 1 against the opposing team. According to the technical director...

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Law 7 - Match Duration 8/22/2015

Heather Dodson of Phelan, Ca Usa asks...

Can a ref end the game after a penalty kick is awarded and before the kick happens ...

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Law 7 - Match Duration 3/7/2015

Glen of Bolton, UK asks...

If a player scores in the dying seconds of match must play restart with a KO before the ref can blow for full time? For example, added time indicated is 3 mins. A goal is scored after 2 mins and 55 seconds of added time. Obviously by the time the bal...

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Law 7 - Match Duration 3/2/2015

Phil of Tarzana, CA United States asks...

I'm somewhat confused about the answers. Referee Joe McHugh said 'The referee cannot change the facts of the Game or his decisions once the game has been terminated'. Does this include the decision to terminate the match?

i.e. if the refer...

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Law 7 - Match Duration 2/28/2015

Steve of Liverpool, UK asks...

Hi,

During a game I attended involving our reserve side. We are 4-3 ahead with a minute to play,The home team are awarded a free kick on the halfway line. The free kick is taken and lands comfortably in our keepers arms which then clears th...

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Law 7 - Match Duration 2/26/2015

Lee of London, UK asks...

A penalty has been awarded. 4 mins injury time was added on and all 4 mins have now passed. The penalty is taken but keeper saves it but parries ball back to the taker who shoots and scores.
The referee awards the goal and signals end of play.<...

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Law 7 - Match Duration 2/26/2015

bob of sawbridgeworth, herts england asks...

Tottenham were awarded a penalty in stoppage time. the penalty was taken and saved after the stoppage time allocated was over. the ball was then hit into the goal by the penalty taker although the time was already up.
Why was the goal allowable...

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Law 7 - Match Duration 2/16/2015

Gregg Dalley of Benfleet, Essex England asks...

If in a cup game the referee plays an incorrect period of extra time, for example 5 minutes each way when it should have been 10 minutes. No goal are scored and the game is decided on penalties and the game is concluded.

After the game the r...

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Law 7 - Match Duration 12/1/2014

pete of floral park, ny usa asks...

Hi refs,
I was at a u13 girls tournament the weekend watching a game red team were winning 2-1 with 4 minutes remaining whenever they got possesion the player
ran to the corner flag to waste time
encouraged by their coach,this happened
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