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Other 5/13/2019

Mary Ramirez-de-Arellano of DAMASCUS, MD United States asks...

According to players and some coworkers I have trouble with foul recognition. Sometimes I catch the second foul, not the first one. Or I 'misinterpret' an event. I want to improve my confidence as a referee.

I have never played soccer ...

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Other 5/8/2019

Petr of Prague, Czech Republic Czech Republic asks...

Referee Mr McHugh said: 'I adopt zero tolerance in there by the attacking team.' I absolutely agree with this sentence. In my opinion, Zinchenko was not interested in the ball at all. I think that the defending team should be allowed to end these tim...

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Other 5/7/2019

Chanakya of Bangalore, Kn India asks...

If a player A shoots, and it is heading for goal, and it unintentionally deflects of person B (from the same team) and goes into the goal. Whose goal is it?

Is it B, who got the last touch or A whose ball was on target In the firs...

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Law 6 - The Other Match Oficials 5/1/2019

don of houston, tx usa asks...

if a foul is in AR quadrant, is it ok for CR to ask AR to mark the 10 yards instead of CR having to come all the way over?...

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Other 4/29/2019

Dennis Verlander of Crawley, West Sussex UK asks...

If a Football League 2 team leave before completion of the season what occurs to the points of the remaining teams ?...

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Law 6 - The Other Match Oficials 4/22/2019

Chris Payne of Suwanee, Georgia USA asks...

On a corner kick there was significant action and confusion in front of the goal. As the AR2 I saw the ball clearly cross the goal line for a goal. I know the proper mechanic is for me to run up the touch line to indicate a goal but nobody (including...

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Other 4/4/2019

gary of nashua, nh usa asks...

How would a ref go about getting a spectator, player, or coach to leave, if they were reluctant to do so after being ejected?...

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Other 3/25/2019

Russell of Sydney, Australia asks...

For those that may not have seen / heard the Australian A-League Ref (Jarred Gillet) that was miked up.

Apologies in advance for the Aussie accents - particularly the far side AR.


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Other 2/11/2019

Glen Brizendine of Youngsville, NC USA asks...

Thank you for quick reply. I anguished over this all evening. I am glad I was correct on LOTG application and I am also glad to take the advice to always re-start with a whistle on these kicks with step off, and not just a "play when ready". Youre ri...

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Other 1/28/2019

Winston Mohammed of London, London UK asks...


Thanks again for the replies, wonderfully helpful.

Amazingly I still have people at our club debating this.

Can you just confirm, beyond all doubt, that it is absolutely feasible for two referees to come to different co...

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