The offside rule is one of the most talked about laws in football, so here is what you need to know but if that isn't clear enough then take a look at the video at the bottom of the page.
Firstly, there is no offside offence if a player receives the ball from the following:
Secondly, there is an offside offence if a player receives the ball with the following:
When an offside offence has been given by the referee then the opponents are awarded an indirect free kick. The free kick is taken from where the offence has been commited unless it's in the deffenders own goal area when it can be taken from anywhere within this area.
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