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League Specific 12/6/2016

Jacob of Malindi, Kenya asks...

Hi!
A match kicked off at 5.40pm. Our country, and specifically this area, is one where it gets dark between 6. 20 and 6.30pm. The halves hardly lasted 20min each with a very short break (around 5min). Competition rules insist that teams turn up...

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League Specific 11/1/2016

jivey of Sydney, NSW Australia asks...

In six a side (not indoor) when the ball is shot in your own half and it hits a defender then goes in the goal, is that a valid goal or is it disqualified under the own half rule. Cheers !...

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League Specific 10/29/2016

mahyoub of nablus , palestine palestine asks...

if you have trivia on the last version of the LOTG
THANKS...

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League Specific 10/29/2016

mahyoub of nablus , palestine palestine asks...

steps how to prepare promising referees
how to prepare the ref. assessors
please

how to compose the ref.department and ref.committee
thanks in advance m...

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League Specific 10/27/2016

anon of altadena, ca us asks...

The panel asks if the new OS law applies to all of AYSO: Of course it does!! AYSO is part of USSF and plays by (and publishes) the LOTG as modified by IFAB on an annual basis. AYSO conducted web casts on the modifications from this year, and all A...

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League Specific 10/22/2016

Dave of Liverpool, Merseyside UK asks...

Are coaches and parents expected to confirm to laws around verbal advantage. In my son's under 12 league screams of ' he doesn't want it' are common when a child of 12 is attempting to develop composure on the ball. Understandably such shouts create ...

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League Specific 10/11/2016

John Smith of london, United Kingdom asks...

In the Premier League, when a player receives 5 yellow cards he is suspended for 1 game. In this scenario, a player is on 4 yellows and then receives a straight red card in a match. Are his 4 yellows still accounted for and the next yellow will mean ...

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League Specific 10/2/2016

Jack of Manteca, ca USA asks...

There continues to be multiple states of confusion over the new Build-Out lines, for U9-U10 play in recreational games. This confusion is causing coaches & referees to be frustrated. I even saw that one state association showed the build-out line a...

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League Specific 9/30/2016

sam of Vancouver, BC canada asks...

With the new rule of shaking hands at the beginning of a game, should refs encourage a second handshake at the end of the game?...

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League Specific 9/17/2016

Terence Farrell of ALTRINCHAM, Greater Manchester England asks...

In relation to Referees, are they allowed to officiate in matches that involve the City or town in which they were born?
The reason that I ask is that Anthony Taylor who was born in Manchester(Wikipedia website)and resides in Trafford the same b...

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