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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 5/24/2019

Shaun of Melbourne , Australia asks...

Thanks to Richard Dawson, Joe Mchugh and Peter Grove for providing me with adequate explanation and clarification.
No testing Sir, LOL I just wanted to make sure the offence not warrant a DFK (possible penalty) as some text are confusing. Cheers...

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Law 11 - Offside 5/2/2019

Chris of Vancouver , Canada asks...

Great answers. Very clear now. As should be expected, I suppose, from the name of the website, you display an exceptional understanding of the Rules. Thx. ...

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Other 4/29/2019

Dennis Verlander of Crawley, West Sussex UK asks...

If a Football League 2 team leave before completion of the season what occurs to the points of the remaining teams ?...

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Law 10 - Determining the Outcome of a Match 4/9/2019

Pandea Radu-Mihnea of Munich, Germany asks...

Many thanks for your answers.

I have been an analyst in Football Statistics company for over 10 years now so the Dubious Goal Panel is something familiar for me and I find it as the best solution to clear such things.

On the other h...

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Other 2/11/2019

Glen Brizendine of Youngsville, NC USA asks...

Thank you for quick reply. I anguished over this all evening. I am glad I was correct on LOTG application and I am also glad to take the advice to always re-start with a whistle on these kicks with step off, and not just a "play when ready". Youre ri...

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Law 15 - The Throw In 10/24/2018

Garth Turner of Belfast, United Kingdom asks...

Im sorry folks I think you are getting a bit mixed up with the field of play boundaries. Once a foot has passed the sideline it is classed as on the FOP even if the players heels are still touching the sideline. As law 15 states, your feet must be be...

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Other 10/3/2018

Glen Brizendine of Youngsville, NC USA asks...

I asked a question yesterday 32771 re: penalty kick you answered it BUT the url keeps coming back as an error so I cant see the answer. :(. Thanks for checking into this....

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Mechanics 9/1/2018

Fidel Jaary of Auckland, New Zealand asks...

Hi Sir,

What do referees say to players going at each other at the time of taking a corner kick, i see defenders and stickers pushing and shoving each other.

i normally blow my whistle and address the situation by talking to both de...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 5/28/2018

Tony Gaw of Whitehorse, Yukon Canada asks...

I find it interesting that several referees with pro experience have different takes on the goal. I for one would have whistled it down and disallowed. This would be very similar to a free kick taken quickly. If a player within the 9.14m has the ball...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 5/28/2018

Russell of Sydney, Australia asks...

Suppose for a moment this...

nothing else but this...

IF Loris Karius had a bit more observational awareness, and suddenly baulked at releasing the ball because he could sense Benzema was about to stick a leg out...would that change...

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