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Law 4 - Players Equipment 5/16/2016

Marco Portier of Noord, Aruba asks...

Good morning,

Is there a rule that I don't know of, that goalkeepers are not allowed to use those gloves anymore with the fiber for extra protection in the fingers?...

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Law 4 - Players Equipment 5/11/2016

Coach Moreno of Redwood City, CA San Mateo asks...

Is a player allowed to wear indoor shoes to play on grass or turf fields? I had this happened this weekend and I did not know what to do. ...

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Law 4 - Players Equipment 5/3/2016

Kevin Bradburn of Fairfax, VA USA asks...

During the game I informed the AR a girl was wearing a nose ring (exposed stud). He said he would look into it at halftime. After half the girl play with a band aid on it. I asked if she took it out he said yes. After the game I asked again he said y...

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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 4 - Players Equipment 3/9/2016

Max Hooker of Marlborough, Ma USA asks...

If a referee allows a player to wear a religious necklace at the start of a game, can he later deem it inappropriate and require the player to remove it?...

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Law 4 - Players Equipment 1/28/2016

Phil of Tarzana, CA United States asks...

This comes up in AYSO all the time. By the way, they happen to sell soft studs (clear) on & probably other places. I doubt that a removal for 1-1/2 hours would cause the piercing to close. My daughter played soccer for years with pierce...

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Law 4 - Players Equipment 1/27/2016

Carl Donkin of Sunderland, England asks...

During a game my football boots were feeling uncomfortable. I asked the referee if I could leave the field to change my boots, he agreed I could but advised to wait for him to call me back onto the pitch. I changed my boots and shouted to the ref tha...

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Law 4 - Players Equipment 1/27/2016

Gareth Roberts of Machynlleth, Powys United Kingdom asks...

Can a Player Manager leave the technical area to warm up?
Would he be allowed to give instruction to his players while doing so?
If his side were given a penalty would he be allowed to ''warm up'' behind that goal and distract their Goalie?
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Law 4 - Players Equipment 1/25/2016

helda of corter , Washington US asks...

Cartilage piercings cannot be taken out for a year after piercing. My daughter wants her cartilage pierced but is worried she will not be able to play soccer. It is not possible to get it pierced while it is not soccer season because she plays club i...

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Law 4 - Players Equipment 12/27/2015

Melvin H. of Colorado Springs, CO U.S.A. asks...

Following up on #29998: If I remember, did not the referee in the 2002 World Cup final (Brazil v. Germany) stop the game in the first half to change his shirt? (I don't remember why it happened, but was it a similar color to one of the jerseys?)...

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