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Law 14 - Penalty kick 6/26/2016

Phil of Tarzana, CA United States asks...

I have a follow-up to Q# 30535. When Law 14 says that the GK must be on the goal line, does this mean that both feet must be on the plane of the goal line? The LOTG doesn't actually specify, although the now defunct Advice to Referees does say so.<...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 6/24/2016

Phil of Tarzana, CA United States asks...

I have some follow-up questions to Q# 30533:
Referee Joe McHugh says it will be more difficult to deal with encroachment.
1) Is this because you believe that fewer referees will be willing to caution (& especially dismiss) a GK? i.e. in the ...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 6/24/2016

Russell Berkowitz of Pacheco, CA - California USA asks...

Question about Penalty Kicks.

During a penalty kick, everyone was set up properly (refs, ball, keeper, kicker, etc..) the ref blew the whistle for the kick, but the kicker walked up to the ball, picked it up and reset it. The kicker didn't...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 6/24/2016

Russell of Sydney, Australia asks...

Regarding the point about the Croatian keeper coming off the line early and not being pulled up for it, I totally understand that as Ref McHugh indicates - a very large percentage of keepers infringe the rules (as do the defenders and attackers encro...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 6/21/2016

Russell of Sydney, Australia asks...

What point is there of goal line assistants if they don't do as required.
Today's Spain / Croatia match had a penalty awarded to Spain.
As soft as the penalty was, I question why the goal line assistant did not call the keeper clearly movin...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 5/28/2016

Haji Hussain Jan of Muscat, Muscat Oman asks...

https://youtube.com/watch?v=lVU0Du9V1FM

the above link, is it goal or a yellow card to attacker and retake penalty?

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=lVU0Du9V1FM...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 5/10/2016

Corey of nashville, TN usa asks...

Player A takes penalty kick and goalie saves it. AR says goalie was over line and rekick. Team sends Player B to take rekick instead of player A. Player B makes kick. Can you switch players for a rekick? ...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 4/17/2016

Fred Hughes of Wrexham, clwyd uk asks...

Hi my Question to you,is-When a penalty has been awarded,the Goalkeeper must stay on his line until the ball has been kicked,yet when the penalty taker comes up to the ball,stops,then goes forward and sometimes stops again,the goalkeeper has now move...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 4/14/2016

Otto of Los Angeles, CA USA asks...


In a penalty kick situation - for example, if an offensive player is inside the penalty box and is grabbed / pushed by a defender while driving to the goal or shooting - if a penalty kick is awarded, does the player who was pushed have to be the...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 4/5/2016

scott of glasgow, scotland asks...

during a penalty shootout, the ball passes through a hole in the net. what is the ruling. and should the referee check the net whilst there are still penalty to be taken...

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