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Law 11 - Offside 4/25/2015

Phil of Tarzana, CA United States asks...

The discussion raises a question. As Referee Dennis Wickham pointed out, a save is a deliberate play on a ball shot toward goal. However, suppose the ball is crossed through the penalty area. A defender attempts to clear it by either a header or a...

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Law 11 - Offside 4/25/2015

Anthony of stoney creek, Ontario Canada asks...

Team A, Player is in an offside position. Another player on Team A passes the ball up to his teammate who is offside however the pass isn't perfect and it deflects off of a Team B player's foot. Since the ball last touched a TEam B player before it...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/24/2015

Barry Stewart of Chilliwack, BC Canada asks...

I would agree with the OP, Phil, in wondering why any caution was given (or even a foul called.)

Turan may have been playing brutally elsewhere in the game " I don't know, as I didn't watch the game " but at least on this play, I see no fau...

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Law 11 - Offside 4/24/2015

Anthony of stoney creek, ontario canada asks...

If a player on Team A is in an offside position, and a player from Team accidently passes the ball to Team A player who then scores - is this offside ? If I understand your responses correctly, I would think - yes this is a goal. A real life scenari...

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Law 11 - Offside 4/24/2015

alex of Richmond Hill, Canada asks...

A video clip showing an attacker standing way offside inside the penalty area during a free kick was used to illustrate 'interfering with an opponent by obstructing the keeper's line of vision' during a training session. A question was raise regardin...

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Law 11 - Offside 4/24/2015

William Stoneman of Fairfield, ca usa asks...

There is a rumour that the Offside law has changed to 'It is no Longer played and control to just touched by defense'. I have asked two instructors that I know and they have heard the same rumours. But seen nothing in print from USSF Do you know...

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Law 5 - The Referee 4/23/2015

Jordan of Scottsdale, Arizona USA asks...

I was refereeing a match the other day when a coach decided to start speaking out, as he usually does.

I happened to be right next to him, he was complaining about the direction of a throw in. I asked him to stop.

He responded with...

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League Specific 4/23/2015

David of middlesbrough, cleveland england asks...

when receiving a yellow card for dissent, walking away speaking to my team manager the referee the gave me a second yellow, until now I had no idiot why, in his report he has stated I called him a f**** P*** when in fact I didn't as I was in the midd...

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Law 15 - Throw In 4/23/2015

Jason of Wylie, TX US asks...

How strict should we be when it comes to throw-in procedures? More specifically with a foot coming up during the throw. It seems like I see a lot of refs in my area being over critical with this. To the point of telling me during the pre-game 'I'll w...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 4/23/2015

Phil of Tarzana, CA United States asks...

Yellow card question. 4-22-2015 Real Madrid vs. Atletico Madrid. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2z7ngTsfoc0
At 1:29:48 on You Tube (75.10 on the clock), #10 Turan gets a 2nd yellow (resulting in a red card) for kicking Ramos. In watching the ...

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