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Law 14 - Penalty kick 4/20/2015

Garfield of St John's, none Antigua asks...

If during a penalty kick your head or other part of your body except your feet cross over the penalty area is that an infringment...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 4/13/2015

Gary Newton of Norwich, Norfolk asks...

Hi does the goalkeeper have to face the player that takes a penalty?...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 3/9/2015

Russell Montgomery of Sydney, NSW Australia asks...

No real question here other than why was the ref in the BARCELONA V RAYO VALLECANO game not consistent with decision making during penalty kicks.

He allowed a retake for Messi's miss, due to Vall player encroachment (who made himself obvious...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 3/1/2015

Peter Grove of Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire UK asks...

As well as the various points already made, it might be worth mentioning that the wording quoted in the original question has not been part of the Laws since 2010, when the current wording, as given by Ref McHugh, came into effect. ...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 2/26/2015

Matthew Altman of Malta, NY USA asks...

Does Balotelli's penalty kick fall under the acceptable definition of 'feinting'? It seems the he stops on top of the ball and causes the goalie to begin his dive before kicking.

Feinting to take a...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 2/24/2015

Bryan of London, Ontario Canada asks...

I could be wrong and it has been a long time since I played (1960)
but I seem to remember that in the event of a penalty, the penalty taker could not touch the ball again if it came back off the goalkeeper
or was it the bar or post I don't kn...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 2/24/2015

Milind of Nasik, Maharashtra india asks...

Is it possible to pass the ball during a penalty kick? I have seen a video of an Ajax player, he lays it off to a teammate from the penalty spot. The teammate races down to score the goal?...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 2/23/2015

Richard of Ilford of Ilford, England asks...

re: Penalty Kicks.

In a recent Premier League match, a penalty kick was taken after extra time had elapsed.
The kick was saved by the Goalkeeper, who pushed the ball out. The Penalty Kicker followed up to score. The goal was allowed.

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 2/22/2015

Milind of NASHIK ROAD, Maharashtra India asks...

During a match at our college, a penalty was awarded to say red team. The blue team player wanted to be goalkeeper for the penalty shot only (goalkeeper was not so good). I didnt allow (i was ref). is it possible to switch the goalkeeper for any play...

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Law 14 - Penalty kick 2/14/2015

Adamu Isah Oluwe of Lokoja, Kogi Nigeria asks...

my question goes like this. A kick from the penal MARK. A player takes a penalty, the goalkeeper punches or catches the ball and released it from his possession thinking he has saved the ball, he left the ball bouncing going back to his possession an...

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