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According to the international Laws of the Game administered by FIFA, a whistle is not needed to restart from a "free kick, goal kick, corner kick, throw in." Furthermore, a whistle is required for the following:

• start play (1st, 2nd half), after a goal

• stop play:

- for a free kick or penalty kick

- if the match is suspended or abandoned

- when a period of play has ended due to the expiration of time

• restart play for:

- free kicks when the appropriate distance is required

- penalty kicks

• restart play after it has been stopped due to:

- the issue of a yellow or red card for misconduct

- injury

- substitution.

This information is obtained from The Laws of the Game2010, p. 76.

Footnotes and Further Review:

Law 5 - The Referee

Law 12 - Fouls and Misconduct

Law 13 - Free Kicks.

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A goal may be scored directly from a kick-off.

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