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In soccer, a player is offside if he is in an offside position and becomes involved in play. In hockey, a player is offside if he is in the attack zone (fully across the blue line) when the puck enters the same zone. Please see the related questions for detailed information about each sport.

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Q: What is the offsides rule in soccer and hockey?
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In Novice hockey is there offside?

Yes in novice hockey there are offsides calls.

When is a player in offsides position in field hockey?

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2 offences a player is likely to commit in soccer?

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Is soccer the same as it was in the past?

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