Every year as an official we have to take a few tests about the laws of the game. And every year there is a question about someone denying a goal who is not a player on the field. Here is a real example of the this situation. Variation on the theme. Would the restart be […]
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I'm a fan of Adam Thompson but you just can't do this. He might make the argument that the Scottish player was laying on the ball and not rolling away so that it wasn't available. That seems somewhat disingenuous since two of his own players have gone off their feet and are bound onto the […]
This is why, as an AR, you should always follow the ball as it goes back to the keeper. Even when you "know" they are just going to pick it up and punt it.