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Law 11 - Offside 4/17/2016

Vincent Traynor of Connellsville, PA 15425 asks...

A player was in the attacking half of the field in an offside position when the ball was played. He crossed over the center line and entered the defending half of the field and was the first to touch the ball but in his defending half of the field. S...

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Law 3 - Number of Players 4/15/2016

Ty of Columbus, Ohio United States asks...

Team A leads the game and in 2nd half, subs on every possible opportunity. (About 20 times in the 2nd half) in a deliberate (and succesful) attempt to waste time and protect their lead. Is this legal?...

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Law 11 - Offside 4/14/2016

Peter Grove of Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire United Kingdom asks...

Just wanted to mention (in case you guys hadn't noticed already) that the new laws of the game have now been published:

http://www.theifab.com/files/1%20-%20160412_laws-of-the-game-Digital_Print.pdf

Lots to discuss here but I think ...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/13/2016

Mark of New York, NY USA asks...

Blue has a two-on-one breakaway. The attacker with the ball squares it for his teammate, who is running clean on goal. The Yellow defender, in between the two attackers and inside the penalty area, deliberately blocks the pass with his hand. Does thi...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/13/2016

Christian of Port Harcourt , Rivers State Nigeria asks...

Please I want to know, if a defender's body is outside the 18 yard box and the ball hit his hand that is inside the 18 yard box, is it considered a penalty? ...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/13/2016

Barry Stewart of Chilliwack, BC Canada asks...

I may have made an error on a keeper's handling of a ball, though no one complained, knowing the context.

The keeper had control of the ball and was ready to throw it when a big blast of wind knocked it out of her hands, still in the PA. She...

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Law 11 - Offside 4/12/2016

Phil of Tarzana, CA United States asks...

Just to throw one more idea into the mix. I noticed that no one mentioned the possibility that the defender made a deliberate play, but that it was a deliberate save. Does this mean that a deliberate save by a defender can only occur if the ball is...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/12/2016

Omar of Oak Creek, Wisconsin USA asks...

A goalkeeper punt the ball, the ball went up in the air but didn't leave the 18 yard area, the goalkeeper catches it again.
what is the rolling?
thanks....

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Law 4 - Players Equipment 4/12/2016

Dave of London, Herts Uk asks...

are metal studs allowed in football uk...

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Law 1- The Field 4/11/2016

Jamie of Levin, New Zealand asks...

Goalkeeper handles the ball in the penalty arc. Should this be a direct or indirect free kick to the attacking team?...

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