The Scottish Football Association
Calum Murray
 
1. May a football match be played on a square pitch?
Yes
No
 
2. May the penalty mark be, circular, square, cross or rectangular?
Yes
No
 
3. Play continues if the ball strikes a referee during play. What would happen if an assistant referee inadvertently strayed over the touch line on to the field of play and the ball rebounded off him and stayed on the field of play?
Play would be allowed to continue
Dropped Ball
 
4. The minimum number of players required to start a match is 7. Can a shorthanded team start a game with 10 outfield players, and bring on a goalkeeper as soon as he or she arrives after play has commenced?
Yes
No
 
5. If a player is level with the second last opponent is he onside or offside?
Onside
Offside
 
6. Can a referee change a decision?
Yes
No
 
7. Can the assistant referee signal for a free kick?
Yes
No
 
8. Must an offence be deliberate before it can be penalised?
Yes
No
 
9. Can an assistant referee enter the field of play?
Yes
No
 
10. At a goal kick when is the ball considered to be in play?
When it is kicked beyond the penalty area
When it is touched and moved


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