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Other 1/28/2023

Brett R Poirier of Long Beach, CA USA asks...

Thank you for answering my question, however there seems to have been an issue with posting my question as large sections of text are missing from both questions. Included below is the original question that perhaps you could fix so it makes more se...

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Law 11 - Offside 1/27/2023

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

Thank you gentlemen. I will allow myself to conclude. This topic came to my mind when I watched Mbappe on the counter attack. Let's say the player runs at a speed of 30 km/h.

And now a bit of physics, which is taught here in elementary sch...

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Law 11 - Offside 1/25/2023

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

I understand you gentlemen. Neverthless, I specified the time of those situations.

1) The goalkeeper starts the throw movement in time 35:42. The ball leaves hand in time 35:43. Is the crucial point at 35:42 or 35:43?

2) The att...

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Mechanics 1/18/2023

AEK Fan Club Of NY of ASTORIA, NY USA asks...

Thank you for your replies. IMHO the white player clearly dived, he had no intention to play the ball, he turned his body, closed his eyes, and prayed to get kicked.
The initial call by the ref was no penalty, and while #21 white (the victim) ye...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 1/17/2023

AEK Fan Club Of NY of ASTORIA, NY USA asks...

Thank you all for the reply. Please allow me to visualize the question:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=asO762uX0Yg

The attacker in white #21 (IMHO) deliberately places his body between the ball and the defensive player. IMHO again, h...

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Law 11 - Offside 1/16/2023

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

Hello,

I have received two replies to this topic.

First brief from IFAB: 'It is the first touch that causes the ball to move (i.e. gives the ball energy or momentum) which is considered.'

The second answer from the in...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 1/16/2023

AEK Fan Club Of NY of ASTORIA, NY USA asks...

With regards to handball. Is there a different set of rules, if the handball is done by an offensive player, while attacking vs a defensive player.

For example lets say that as the ball drops into the penalty box after a cross over pass, j...

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Law 11 - Offside 1/16/2023

Michael Morrow of Oldham, United Kingdom asks...

If an offside offence occurs, the referee awards an indirect free kick where the offence occurred, including if it is in the player’s own half of the field of play.

Can you explain how you can be in your own half and be offside given that ...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 1/16/2023

Damien of Athens, Greece asks...

This is a two part question regarding the handball rule. Yesterday the following situtation occured, https://youtu.be/nPmQj1bwjAQ?t=28 .

White team was awarded a penalty since the defender kicked him.

My question though has to d...

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Law 11 - Offside 1/15/2023

Graham Dewey of Peterborough, Cambridgeshire United Kingdom asks...

My striker is in a offside position just in front of the two defenders.
The play is in our goal area, my defender clears the ball forward about 10yds inside our half , my strikers runs back towards our goal on our half of the pitch picks up the...

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