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Other 6/15/2017

Gerald Ebuka of Owerri, Imo Nigeria asks...

Hello Board, how do i ever fulfil my potentials of becoming an international football official, because in Nigeria here, they kind of don't appreciate sports, football especially. HELP BRIGHTEN A STAR. Thanks ...

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Law 6 - The Other Match Oficials 6/13/2017

Gerald Ebuka of Owerri, Imo Nigeria asks...

Is the referee ever allowed to overule an off side Call from the AR. ...

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Other 6/8/2017

tommy dalziel of motherwell, State United Kingdom asks...

i have recently been made aware by now 3 referees that one of the coaches (assistant)has been warning refs about my sons previous tackles behaviour in previos games and to watch him on the park,,have you experienced this and what course of action can...

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Other 6/4/2017

Jason of smyrna, Georgia USA asks...

If the captain of the team leaves to go on loan and they come back, will they get the armband back?...

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Other 6/2/2017

adam wallace of nakayama, yamagata Japan asks...

another futsal question.
for a shot just before the buzzer that hits a defender (not gk) does the play end when it hits him or does it count as a goal if it goes in after that?

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Other 6/2/2017

adam wallace of nakayama, yamagata Japan asks...


i am confused on this because the japanese futsal rule book 2016/17 says this is a direct freekick.has the law changed?

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Other 5/31/2017

adam wallace of nakayama, yamagata Japan asks...

futsal question.

in the event that an extra player from the sub bench runs on to the pitch and stops a goal scoring chance-i understand he gets redcarded and one of the same team also is removed.however,how is play restarted??can penalties b...

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Other 5/14/2017

roger of goa, India asks...

If the striker shoots the ball on target and the ball hits the goalkeeper, then hits the post, then again the goalkeeper, and finally goes in, is the goal given to the striker or is it an own goal by the goalkeeper?...

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Other 5/11/2017

Russell of Sydney, Downunder asks...

As always - great to read others viewpoints.

The last paragraph from ref Grove is a good summation of the topic. And inside the paragraph, the use of 'can' is an important fine point (i.e. - not guaranteed to 'help').

So I guess we...

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Law 6 - The Other Match Oficials 5/10/2017

Andrew of Columbus, OH USA asks...

I was working as an AR a junior high school-age game. During the game, a player committed an obvious handling foul in his own penalty area. The referee (far from the play) did not call it, so I put my flag up and signalled for the foul. I thought ...

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