The Scottish Football Association
Calum Murray
 
1. Play continues if the ball strikes a referee during play. What would happen if an assistant referee inadvertently strayed over the touch line on to the field of play and the ball rebounded off him and stayed on the field of play?
Play would be allowed to continue
Dropped Ball
 
2. A substitute enters the field during stoppage in play. Where does he enter the field of play?
Only at the halfway line
Anywhere on the field
 
3. If a substitute is ordered off before the match has kicked off would a replacement be allowed to take his place on the substitute’s bench?
Yes
No
 
4. If, while the ball is in play, a player of the defending team deliberately punches a team-mate in the defending team’s penalty area, can he be sent off the field?
Yes
No
 
5. When a cross ball comes in to his penalty area a defender, standing on the penalty spot, leaps up on to a team-mates shoulders; thus gainining height and heads the ball clear. Is this allowed?
Yes
No
 
6. At the taking of kicks from the penalty mark after extra time to decide the result of a cup tie, where must non-playing substitutes stand during the kicks?
Centre circle
The technical area
Touch line
 
7. Must a penalty be a shot at goal?
Yes
No
 
8. The ball enters an opponents goal directly after having been thrown by an attacking player. What is your decision?
Re-take throw-in
A goal kick is awarded.
Goal
 
9. A goalkeeper can only handle the ball inside his own penalty area. Can a goalkeeper leave his penalty area and take a throw-in?
Yes
No
 
10. A player takes a corner kick. The ball flies towards goal but it hits the near post and rebounds straight back to the kicker, who then crosses the ball into the penalty area where a team-mate of his scores a goal with a header. Is the goal allowed?
Yes
No


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