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A foul is an offense that is normally punishable by a direct free kick, is committed against an opponent, on the field, and during active play.

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Q: What is an foul in soccer?
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What is a serious foul in soccer called?

Professional foul


What is error in soccer?

A Foul.


What does dissent foul mean in soccer?

Dissent is not a foul, it is misconduct, and the consequence is a caution.


What happens when a foul is committed in soccer?

It depends where and what kind of foul. Also what level


What is an example of a foul in soccer?

One example of a soccer foul is tripping or attempting to trip an opponent in a manner that is careless, reckless, or using excessive force.


Can you trip from behind in soccer?

Yes you can! But it's a foul.


What would not be considered a foul in soccer?

kicking a goal


Are there fouls in Under 10 soccer?

Yes there are fouls in U-10 soccer. A foul is a foul, no matter what age. Now fouls in U-10 soccer may not be on purpose like some of those in age groups above U-10, but they may be. Again though, a foul is a foul, no matter what the age.


In soccer can an accidental push be a foul?

Yes it can. Intent is not a criteria used to judge whether a foul occurred or not.


If a foul is committed on the field not in the penalty box what is it called in soccer?

It is a foul, and a direct free kick is given.


What are the violations of soccer?

do you mean like handball, offsides, foul?


In soccer what does it mean when you trip or hold another player?

Foul


Can you grab a player in soccer?

No way!! That's called a foul!


What is meant by a disqualifying a foul in soccer?

There is no such thing as disqualifying a foul in soccer. However, the referee may choose not to call a foul because it is trifling, because the referee is not certain that a foul was committed, or because the team offended by the infraction would gain an advantage by allowing play to continue.


Soccer- a kick that follows a foul?

A direct free kick or a penalty kick almost always follows a foul.


What is the foul line in soccer?

I am a soccer referee and I have never heard that term before, I would imagine it is the sideline.


How do you get a foul in a soccer game?

by commiting a bad tackle or a hand ball.


If you use our hands in soccer what is it called?

This foul is called hand-ball


Is there a soccer foul called runaway train?

There is no such foul mentioned in the laws. It does sound to be a term that could be used to describe an out-of-control player.


What does clipping mean in soccer terms?

When you trip them causing them to fall and is considered a foul


How do you put afoul in a sentence?

i got a foul in my soccer game for kicking a girl


In soccer can a substitute player be given a foul?

A foul can only be committed by a player, against an opponent, on the field of play, and while the ball is in play. A substitute is not a player and cannot commit a foul.


How else can you get a red or yellow card in soccer other than a misconduct or a foul?

Cards are only shown for misconduct. A foul can also be misconduct, but does not have to be.


Can a defending player be in the box on a soccer punt?

yes because i was at a soccer game one day and it was a foul ball bt they exepted


Can foul language get you kicked out of soccer?

Foul, abusive, or threatening language is an automatic send off (red card). If it is a player, then that player may not be replaced.