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Law 8 - Start and Restart of Play 6/9/2016

Mike of Philadelphia, PA United States asks...

Team losing scores and then retrieves ball from the goal to get the play started sooner. The team that was just scored on takes exception to this and a fight nearly breaks out. I asked for the ball and then brought it up for the restart. What is he b...

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Law 8 - Start and Restart of Play 5/14/2016

hasan of sylhet, sylhet Bangladesh asks...

hello ref? if someone score from outkick is it goal or not??...

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Law 8 - Start and Restart of Play 5/7/2016

shaji of Shuwaikh, Kuwait asks...

Hello sir,
Game abandoned 84th minutes.Because of viewers entered the ground and flood light also gone same moment. Play was stopped for foul kick.
Organizing committee decided replay next day remaining time.(6+injury time)
The Referee ho...

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Law 8 - Start and Restart of Play 4/15/2016

Ken of Drogheda, Ireland asks...

Was the law changed before as I think that the ball did not always have to go forward from kick off. I seem to remember that law being introduced some time ago I note it has recently changed so the ball will no longer have to go forward from next sea...

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Law 8 - Start and Restart of Play 4/1/2016

Dino kidder of East Liverpool , Ohio Usa asks...

Referee stops play because of a player injury the ball was a nickel area what is the proper restart...

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Law 8 - Start and Restart of Play 2/25/2016

Victoria of Rowlett, Texas United States of America asks...

What is the correct restart if the play must be stopped for an injured player that wasn't fouled....

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Law 8 - Start and Restart of Play 1/25/2016

Paul of Milton, ON Canada asks...

On a dropped ball, the LOTG state that a goal cannot be scored directly. However, would the goal count if a player receives the ball from a dropped ball, dribble it for 5-10 seconds then kicks the ball towards goal and it enters the goal without it ...

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Law 8 - Start and Restart of Play 1/19/2016

Russell of Sydney, Australia asks...

I have read elsewhere that the LOTG are being updated, and that one amend will be the change to the kick off procedure where the ball will not have to be kicked forward. it can be kicked in any direct - as long as it moves.
Have you heard of this...

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Law 8 - Start and Restart of Play 12/10/2015

Brad of Plymouth, Michigan United States asks...

White attacker with the ball at his feet makes a move to get by black defender in the penalty area. Attacker dribbles to goal with several defenders converging between him and goal. As he prepares to shoot he is tripped by the recovering beaten def...

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Law 8 - Start and Restart of Play 11/23/2015

Laura of :), VA USA asks...

In my last question I explained how I'd gotten my first yellow card for standing in font of the ball during a free-kick. Thank you so much for the answers! I was just very confused by the ref because his reasoning for why the opposing team had been a...

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