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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 11/1/2010

David of Laguna beach, Ca Usa asks...

Corner kick is taken. Because there is spin on the ball, it goes over the goal Line and then comes back in, hitting the cross bar of the goal coming back in. Attacking team scores a goal. AR signals it went out and CR gives the defenders a goal kick...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 10/28/2010

Sonny Usher of Cheraw, SC USA asks...

On a corner kick, the rolls across the top of the goal and fall onto the field. Is the ball considered out of bounds or play on? Some refs, in this state stops the play for a goal kick and other signal to play on. I say play on but I want to know f...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 10/18/2010

Keith Karwacki of Manchester, NH USA asks...

A few years when I was still Reffing I witnessed a play on a rec u-12 game that I still don't know the correct call on coming down the field slightly ahead the ball an offensive player kicked the ball causing it to head in the direction of the goal. ...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 8/14/2010

Anele of Dundee, South Africa asks...

When is a ball in and out...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 6/20/2010

Sean of Charles Town, WV USA asks...

So, I've been studying to become an official, and I'm fairly confident in my understanding of the laws.

Here is the scenario:

We were in an adult league game (I'm playing defense), play was in the middle of the field, next to the ...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 6/11/2010

sam of oregon, Wisconsin USA asks...

If the goalie saves it and then rolls or walks out of bounds without the ball touching out of bounds is it out? I wonder because I see people save it with some part of their body touching out. thanks...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 6/11/2010

Ed of Los Angeles, CA USA asks...

This just happened in the France-Uruguay game: The keeper picks up the ball in the penalty area near the goal line and his momentum takes him over the goal line. He runs back onto the field and kicks the ball away. Why not a corner kick?...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 5/21/2010

Stanley Lo of BROOKFIELD, WI United States asks...

A shot is taken and comes off the hands of the goalie. The goal hits the top of the square cross bar and returns to the field of play. The ball is subsequently shot into the goal by an offensive player.

Is this a goal or is was the ball co...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 5/14/2010

Mike of Chino Hills, CA USA asks...

An experienced referee gave me the following scenario. Two players get ready for a corner kick. Both players step outside the field at the corner. One player gives the ball a light kick to put it in play. His teammate then takes a step onto the f...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 5/12/2010

Greg Walsh of fredericksburg, va usa asks...

Can a player be the first to play the ball after briefly exiting the field of play off the endline and then re-entering(ignoring any offside scenerio).

i.e. an offensive player(#1) passes the ball to a teammate(#2) then #1 goes out the endli...

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