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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/12/2019

russell of Sydney, Australia asks...

Another 'Deliberate Handling' call - my apologies for recycling a recent topic.

In the recent Roma v Empoli match, a VAR call chalked off a goal for DH by an Empoli player. Tough call it would appear.

Fast forward to the 6.57 mark o...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/6/2019

Barry Stewart of Chilliwack, BC Canada asks...

Funny situation last night, in 7-a-side mixed play:

A White team player was shielding the ball on the sideline and a Black player lightly kicked between the shielder's feet and knocked the ball out of play.

That was my opinion, anyw...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/5/2019

Peter of San Francisco, California United States asks...

During a close & heated BU12 competitive game, I *twice* witnessed the following scenario:

Attacking team was fouled in the final third of the field and earned a direct free kick within range of goal. In each case one of the attacking team'...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/4/2019

Russell of Sydney, Australia asks...

'but I got the ball Ref'. Foul recognition.

Another Arsenal match, another set of questions !!

Two studs up challenges. Two different out comes.

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/3/2019

Demetrios of Limassol, Cyprus asks...

Hello, i am wondering why a penalty was given for a handball between Napoli v Juventus.The defender didn't have any intention to play the ball with his hand and besides the defender was very closed to the attacker. This penalty rule is interpreted di...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 3/1/2019

Barry Stewart of Chilliwack, BC Canada asks...

From the outset, it was a terrible play by the keeper to a defender who had an attacker bearing down on him - but I'd be calling a foul here.

The attacker certainly couldn't say 'It was all ball, ref!' He has wiped out the defender by conta...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 2/28/2019

Russell of Sydney, Australia asks...

Foul recognition

Would like to hear the panels thoughts on the play leading up to the Bournemouth goal in the recent Arsenal v Bournemouth match.
Foul or no foul?

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 2/26/2019

jake of las vegas, nv usa asks...

what would happen if a player went rogue and was trying to intentionally score a goal on his own net and his own teammate intentionally slide tackles him from behind to stop him from doing it. ...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 2/23/2019

Russell of Sydney, Australia asks...

In the event of the 'unfair outcome' scenario Ref McHugh mentions - I can see what they may be trying to achieve, however, if the ball currently goes into the goal via hitting someone (attacker or defender) on the hip, or leg, or back, or head, or be...

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Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct 2/22/2019

Tod Helton of Denver, Colorado USA asks...

Regarding players leaving the FOP while in the act of playing the ball, or attempting to play the ball. Is it legal for a player to leave FOP to counter the time wasting tactic of an opponent trying to hold the ball next to the corner flag?

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