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Law 5 - The Referee 2/10/2024

Bob Siddle of Harrogate, England asks...

Team A moving forward and the striker is caught and injured in the penalty box. He needs treatment and the physio is on, in the meantime the ref. awards a penalty for the challenge.
The striker should go to the sideline for 30 seconds, ( counte...

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Other 2/9/2024

craig taylor of Surrey, Surrey United Kingdom asks...

why does Mikel Arteta keep leaving his technical area most of the game and has not been shown a yellow card? surely the rules are your not allowed to leave the technical area ( the area is big enough ) unless a doctor or physio is to enter the field ...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 2/8/2024

Max of Boise, Idaho United States asks...

Can someone reference what specific LOTG state that kicking the ball into your own arm (even if it is above your head) isn't a handball? Thanks...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 2/6/2024

Barry of Dublin, Leinster Ireland asks...


So I’ve been looking for the answer to this and can’t find it anywhere.
We have a keeper that struggles to kick from the ground. If a player from the same team stands a metre or two in front of her facing away from her, can she ki...

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Law 4 - The Players Equipment 2/5/2024

Eva of Mazabuka, Ref Zambian asks...

A player accidentally loses his footwear and immediately scores a goal. What decision should the referee give? ...

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Law 13 - Free Kicks 2/4/2024

Barry Stewart of Chilliwack, BC Canada asks...

Two questions coming:

First: A question for dealing with pacing off yardage on fields marked out for gridiron football: can't we simply point it out and say, "There's ten, right there?"

I tried that recently in a U-18 boys' matc...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 2/4/2024

Paul Hutton of Presron, England asks...

The goalkeeper receives a back pass and he miss controls the ball and it goes towards the goal. A forward who is now ahead of the keeper just 5 yards out, directly in front of the goal and is about to tap the ball into an empty net when the keeper ...

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Mechanics 1/27/2024

Crebs Crem of Zagreb, Croatia asks...


Am I correct with the following scenario?

Team A attacks but in the beginning of the attack, there is an infringement committed by team A and the referee misses it. During the attack, one of the players of team B delibera...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 1/26/2024

Barry Stewart of Chilliwack, BC Canada asks...

Hi all.

Here's a link to a FB discussion over a challenge where the White player knocks the Red player over, without actually going for the ball.

Many players say it's a foul, as the White player seemed only interested in sendin...

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Law 5 - The Referee 1/21/2024

Peter of Stockton, CA USA asks...

If a referee signals advantage does a team have to accept it, or can they refuse the play the ball and ask for the free kick instead? This thought occurred to me during today's Sheffield / West Ham game. There was a foul just outside the penalty area...

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