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The Technical Area 7/26/2011

gord majic of hamilton, ontario canada asks...

do coaches have to coach players from there own side of half or can they move freely up and down the entire length of the field?...

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The Technical Area 3/18/2011

DS of Baltimore, MD USA asks...

The Law book states that the 'The technical area relates to matches played in stadiums with a designated seated area for technical staff and substitutes.' Does this mean that Technical Areas' are not allowed on open fields? I happen tio think that th...

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The Technical Area 3/11/2011

alex of crownsville, md usa asks...

The Blue team is taking a corner kick. Player A is lining up to take the kick when their coach yells out 'Sally (player B), you take the kick'. Player B jogs from in front of the goal down the goalline and Player A kicks the ball to her. Player A & ...

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The Technical Area 10/18/2010

Cory of Imperial Beach, California USA asks...

I am also a recently green assessor and as such i've done a few observations (friendly assessments). I was doing one such observation for a friend of mine on a U17B game and after the match was over the coach came over and engaged the referee (my fr...

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The Technical Area 10/15/2010

Mian Rizwan Ali of Lahore, Punjab Pakistan asks...

How the Referee will eject the officials from Dugout or team bench during the match? With Red Card or by waving of hands....

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The Technical Area 10/14/2010

rose of wallingford, ct us asks...

After a coach is ejected from the game, should he be allowed to walk across the field or should he walk around the outer edge of the field?...

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The Technical Area 9/23/2010

Jim Chandler of Kansas City, Missouri USA asks...

With approximately 10 minutes remaining in a JV match, the home team scores to give them a 6 goal lead.
As the visiting team is lining up for the subsequent kick-off, the home team coach calls his entire team including the keeper t...

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The Technical Area 7/13/2010

Steve of Granby, Quebec Canada asks...

thanks so much for responding!!!
There was not to my knowledge, an injury or an illness to the starting ref, it was more of a I'll take the first half you take the second kind of thing. The reason I'm seeking something in the Laws is because the ...

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The Technical Area 7/12/2010

Annika of Bowmanville, Canada asks...

At the age of squirt and above are teams allowed to have a coach or parent coaching the goal keeper from behind the net? ...

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The Technical Area 5/27/2010

mark.patton of Hayden, Idaho USA asks...

Under FIFA law (as opposed to modified league or High School rules), what is the proper procedure for dealing with coaches and/or bench personnel (assistants, trainers, etc.) who engage in inappropriate behavior?

Are they shown a card? Or ar...

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