It is the spot where the ball is placed during the taking of a penalty kick or kicks from the mark.
There are penalty kicks in soccer. A penalty kick is awarded when a defender commits a direct free kick offense while within his own penalty area.
Yes. The only times other players aren't permitted in the penalty box are on the goalkeeper's goal kicks and on penalty kicks.
Penalty kicks are when an offensive player is fouled inside the penalty box. Then a player from that team will kick the ball from the penalty spot. Only the goalkeeper and the kicker are allowed inside the penalty box at the time of the kick. The goalkeeper must stay on the goal line until the ball is kicked. The ball must go completely over the line for the goal to count.
One of the basic rules in soccer is that you are not allowed to use you hands unless you are the goalie. Another basic rule is that you must where shinguards. Another basic rule is a kick-off starts the beginning of every game and after every goal. Another rule is free kicks. A free kick happens when there is a foul anywhere on the field of play except inside of the penalty box. A fifth basic rule of soccer is penalty kicks. A penalty kick occurs when a foul is committed inside of the penalty box.
That depends on the rules governing the tournament. There may be two extra overtime intervals. If a tie still exists after that, then it's kicks from the mark. If no extra periods are allowed, the referee will direct that the teams go right to kicks from the mark. Kicks from the mark are penalty kicks. It's a shoot out.
Free kicks are basically penalty kicks. There is one person on the team who lines up to kick into the goal. The only defender is the goalie, everybody else is out of the action.
When a penalty kick scores, it counts as a goal (just as any other goal). Penalty kicks that do not score (similar to regular goals) count for nothing.The exception are kicks from the penalty mark (the "Penalty Shootout": the tie-breaker sometimes used when a game must have a winner, such as in most tournaments). When these kicks are successful, they are not counted as goals, but tracked separately to determine the winner.
Defenders must remain at least ten yards off the ball during kickoff. This is also true for free kicks, penalty kicks, and goal kicks.
It is a direct free kick, or a penalty kick if a defender kicks an attacker in the defender's penalty area.
At certain times during the game, such as the kickoff, penalty kicks, goal kicks, corner kicks, and free kicks, the referee must ensure that all opposing players are at least 10 yards away from the ball. In the case of penalty kicks and goal kicks, the referee must ensure that all opposing players are also outside of the penalty area where the kick is being taken. It is also important to note that the referee must ensure a 2 yard distance from the thrower on a throw-in.