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Q: What is the players called to protect the goalkeeper in soccer?

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There are 11 soccer players insinde the fiels; which 1 is a goalkeeper and 10 are playing inside.

There are not players officially designated to protect the goal keeper, but as in other sports (e.g. ice hockey) there is an unwritten rule that teammates (especially fullbacks) protect the goalkeeper. This is due to the fact that the goalkeeper is put in the most vulnerable situations (spending a lot of time on the ground, in close proximity to the ball, and legs intent on kicking the ball). Players do not have special privileges within the rules to protect the goalkeeper, but expect them to do so.

The main player that does that is the goalkeeper.

11 players play for each team in a soccer match (including the goalkeeper.)

A indoor soccer team (or a futsal team) has 5 player, one goalkeeper and four field players.

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Some players can use their hands in soccer, like the goalkeeper or players taking throw-ins.

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22 11 on each team counting the goalkeeper

It depend on what they play 5 4, 5 3, 5 5,there are many ways to play one is 12 people.

Do you mean soccer? 11 in one team (10 on field and a goalkeeper)

some soccer players are called professional soccer players

Most indoor soccer games are played with six active players per team, one of which is the goalkeeper. Substitute players are permitted.Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indoor_soccer

There are eleven players on a soccer team - one goalkeeper, and ten outfield players. In most professional matches teams are allowed five substitutes in the squad, of which they can use three.

On a football (Soccer) field, there are twenty-two players; eleven on each team (Including the goalkeeper).

22, eleven per team (10 field players and the goalkeeper).

They're called the best all around players in soccer.

For a normal soccer game, there are eleven players on the feild, including the goalkeeper. However, most teams would want a couple more, at least, for subs.

catching the soccer ball because forfield players they aren't aloud to use their hands and arms, so yeah the skill they use that other players don't use is catching the soccer ball.

GoalKeeper (Goalie)

The player is the goalkeeper (often shortened to goalie).

The goalkeeper for the soccer team, Chelsea is Petr Čech.

22 players. 11 on each team, with each team having at least 1 goalkeeper!

Strictly speaking, there should be 11 players, including the goalkeeper. However, because the Laws of the Game permit leagues and competitions to play small-sided for younger players, there are usually 8 players per team, including the goalkeeper, on the smaller fields.