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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 8/31/2015

kevin of steamboat springs, colorado usa asks...

Recently i was reffing a u14 game. A player was given a threw ball and taken out by the goalie ( a foul on the goalie). The ball popped out and went directly to an attacking player who scored. The problem is (in fear of injury as the collision loo...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 5/25/2015

DJ of Austin, tx USA asks...

If a ball comes from the field hits the crossbar and lands back in play is it considered 'out of bounds'?

My daughter had a game winning goal removed in an ECNL contest. Turns out the side judge that called played for the opposing club las...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 4/8/2015

David of phoenix, Arizona united states asks...

If a the ball crosses the out of bounds line and kick the ball in bounds is it still in play or not

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 2/26/2015

Jose of Capivari, SÃo Paulo Brazil asks...

If the ref is in doubt about who last touched the ball, if the attacker or the defender, before the ball crosses the end line to a corner kick or a goal kick. What should the ref do?

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 11/24/2014

Anon of Altadena, ca US asks...

USSF expressly teaches that a dropped ball may NOT be given when the refere cannot tell which team last touched. (Which makes sense, as a dropped ball takes place where it was when play stopped -- play stopped when the ball was completely off the fi...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 11/19/2014

Aaron Speca of Virginia Beach, VA USA asks...

Ball is headed out of bounds with plenty of momentum to get it across the line. It strikes the base of the corner flag and bounces back into the field of play without ever completely crossing either the side or end lines. What is the proper call?
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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 11/7/2014

Fido of jagadhri, Haryana India asks...

What if my one leg is outside the touchline and one inside the field and my inside leg is touching the ball(i am protecting the ball).will it be counted as throw in,a foul, or is this legal. ...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 10/16/2014

Conrad Prais of rutherford, nj usa asks...

I had an issue with parents telling me that a player that is out of bounds is not allowed to kick the ball that is inbounds. is this true?, My original call was that he was able to kick the ball regardless if he was inbounds or not because the ball w...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 6/10/2014

Samantha Micallef of Brisbane, Queensland Australia asks...

The ball stays in play after hitting the referee or an assistant referee who is standing in the field of play. Should play continue?...

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Law 9 - The Ball in and out of Play 3/23/2014

G. Barry Stewart of Chilliwack, BC Canada asks...

At one of our parks, trees overhang one sideline¦ about 30 feet above the field.

If a ball hits a branch, what is the restart? Throw-in or IDFK?...

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