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Law 11 - Offside 10/8/2014

Colin Baty of Curitiba, Parana Brazil asks...

I asked this question some weeks ago but didn't get a reply.

This concerns Offside. Can the attacker be in an ONSIDE position if when the ball is kicked, the attacker is past the last defending player and the goal line?

I do know t...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 10/8/2014

Lionel of Ephrata, WA USA asks...

A keeper within the goal box is on the ground with her hands over her head the ball is trapped between her legs below the knees. Is this possession by the keeper?...

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Law 13 - Free Kicks 10/8/2014

feysel of addis abeba, addis abeba ethiopia asks...

in the occation of back pass if the goal keeper catch the ball just at the line of the goal where did the free kick is given? srry 4 my English

If the ball is deliberately kicked by a team mate and the keeper picks that ball up with his ha...

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Law 15 - Throw In 10/8/2014

Barry Stewart of Chilliwack, BC Canada asks...

I don't know where it came from " but I woke up this morning from a dream of two new throw-in techniques.

I play the game and ref it, so my allegiances to the Laws are stretched at times by 'insider knowledge.' If I can get an advantage as ...

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Law 18 - Common Sense 10/8/2014

Zach of Eagan, MN US asks...

Thank you for the answers to my questions all. It was a very confusing play/referee decision, and you all helped clear it up for me. I think what made me most confused was that my player didn't even get a card. I do know the rule that a foul that DOG...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 10/7/2014

Michelle of Charleston, sc USA asks...

Can a referee eject a parent after a match has ended?...

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Law 11 - Offside 10/6/2014

Mark of Barrie, Ontario Canada asks...

I had an unusual inccident happen over the weekend while I was an assistant.

A long ball was played from my left over the heads of the defence into the far corner.

An attacker was clearly offside, and he looked across tat me and saw...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 10/6/2014

Brigette Chizek of nowhere, unknown unknown asks...

Hi to the panel
I read Mr. Matheson's article about hand balls and am very happy to have this issue clarified. I do have a few questions though.

What about the situation where a player is jumping with their arms straight out attempting ...

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Law 13 - Free Kicks 10/6/2014

glenn brown of grays, essex United Kingdom asks...

goal keeper has been fouled in area striker is more then 10 yards away goalie plays ball the striker runs in and scores is it a goal or would he have to wait for it to come out of area...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 10/6/2014

Zach of Eagan, MN US asks...

I was coaching a game today and a decision by the referee was really confusing to me. Let's call my team 'Team 1' and the other team 'Team 2.'. A player from Team 2 was dribbling with speed towards Team 1's goal. The central defender from Team 1 atte...

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