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Can a goal be scored direct from a throw in?

A goal cannot be scored directly from a throw-in: if the ball enters the opponents’ goal – a goal kick is awarded. if the ball enters the thrower’s goal – a corner kick is awarded.

Can a throw ball be a goal?

The throw-in is taken by the opponents of the player who last touched the ball before it crossed the touch-line. A goal cannot be scored directly from a throw-in; if a player throws the ball directly into their own goal without any other player touching it, the result is a corner kick to the opposing side.

Can a goal kick be a goal?

A goal can be scored directly from a goal kick against the opposing team. An own goal cannot be scored from a goal kick; in the highly unlikely circumstance that the ball enters the kicker’s own goal before being touched by another player, a corner kick is awarded.

Did United get a penalty?

Manchester United have been awarded 42 penalties to Liverpool’s 30 in the Premier League since 2015-16. The statistic would appear to back up Jurgen Klopp’s recent complaints. In fact, United led the Premier League penalty charts in both 2018-19 and 2019-20.

Can a penalty be awarded when the ball is not in play?

Offences and sanctions If, before the ball is in play, one of the following occurs: the player taking the penalty kick or a team-mate infringes the Laws of the Game: if the ball enters the goal, the kick is retaken. if the ball does not enter the goal, the referee stops play and restarts with an indirect free kick.

Who scored the longest goal ever?

goalkeeper Tom King

Can any player take a goal kick?

The goal kick is taken from anywhere inside the “goal area box”. It can be taken by any player. The ball must leave the “Penalty Area” before anyone can touch the ball. If the ball does not leave the Penalty Area then the kick must retake.

What happens if a goal kick doesn’t leave the box?

If, when a goal kick is taken, any opponents are inside the penalty area because they did not have time to leave, the referee allows play to continue.