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Law 8 - The Start and Restart of Play 10/2/2021

Sal of CHICAGO, IL USA asks...

Yellow team has ball possession, Yellow A passes to Yellow B, but the ball hits the referee and completely changes direction. The referee awards a drop ball for yellow and keeps all the Blue players 4 yards apart, ball hits the ground dropped by the ...

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Mechanics 10/2/2021

Tony Carroll of Trowbridge, Wiltshire United Kingdom asks...

In todays game Bournemouth v Sheff Utd a Bournemouth player was fouled in the penalty area and a penalty awarded.
He was injured and received onfield treatment.
I thought the new law was that they had to leave the field until play restarted...

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Law 8 - The Start and Restart of Play 10/2/2021

Mourad Tighiouart of Los Angeles, CA United States asks...

Thank you Joe and Richard, this further clarifies things for me and the importance of point/location of contact with the referee and subtlety on when/why the whistle is used....

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Mechanics 10/1/2021

Brian Mooney of Mesa, AZ United States asks...

On a last play penalty shot (extended play, ref called a handball and awarded a PK because it was in the box at the very end of the game). Do all other players have to clear the field?
I see that it noted it is good to have players clear the ...

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Law 8 - The Start and Restart of Play 9/30/2021

Mourad Tighiouart of Los Angeles, CA United States asks...

This scenario has been bothering me and I want to be ready for it:

An attacker takes a shot at the goal outside penalty area. Ball touches the referee outside penalty area but continuous towards goal.
1.   If the goalke...

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Mechanics 9/30/2021

ray JOSEPH sharman of broughton astley, leicestershire United Kingdom asks...

after the referee plays advantage can a player refuse the advantage and ask for a free kick or deliberately kick it to the opposition so he does not have the advantage...

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Mechanics 9/29/2021

Trent Futrell of Knoxville, TN USA asks...

U14 Middle School Girls soccer game

Two incidents I want to ask about.

First, blue team gets a DFK on red half of the field. Most of the red team heads back to protect their goal. However one red player is lurking off to the s...

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Law 8 - The Start and Restart of Play 9/28/2021

Kevin of Chicago , Illinois USA asks...

Can a goal be scored directly from a kickoff in an outdoor 11 v 11 game? Thank you. ...

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Law 5 - The Referee 9/27/2021

Mourad Tighiouart of Los Angeles, CA United States asks...

sorry about that, the tag I put probably triggered a flag, try this

I think I overheard now the commentators mentioning prior altercations of Fornals (#8 West Ham) with the referee...

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Law 14 - The Penalty kick 9/27/2021

Crebs Crem of Zagreb, Croatia asks...


I want to ask question about penalty kicks given in the last moment of a half.

As far as I know, such a penalty kick is supposed to be the last incident in that half and therefore if the penalty kick goes out of play or ...

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