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I am pretty sure that they would sub goalkeepers and start with a punt because a muscle cramp isn't a foul, he just got injured.

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If the referee must stop the game specifically for an injury, the restart is a drop ball. Whether the opposing team actually opposes this drop ball is not required.

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Q: What restart would the referee call if the goalie fell down with a cramp when he was holding the ball in soccer?
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