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Slide 1
This is my presentation on one of the biggest rules in football – the offside rule.
I will be explaining how a player commits the offside offence, when a player is not offside, after the offence offside and how a defence can trap an attacker in an offside position, which is known as the offside trap.
Slide 2
Firstly I will briefly explain what the offside rule is.
The offside rule is when a player is closer to the opposition’s goalkeeper, than the goalkeeper’s defenders, while the ball has been played directly and deliberately to him by his team mate and he purposely runs after it or touches it.
Slide 3 A player is not in an offside position if: he is in his own half of the field, he has to be in the oppositions half he is level with the second to last opponent he is level with the last two opponents
As you can see in this picture, the player in the white kit is in an offside position. The linesman cannot rule him as offside as the ball has not been played to him. If it has been played to him, he can then be judged to be offside by the linesman.
There is no offside offence given if a player receives the ball directly from: a goal kick a throw in a corner kick
Slide 4
The referee can only award a direct free kick to the defending team after the attacking team has a player ruled for offside. The free kick is taken where the offside occurred. Slide 5 Now I will explain the quick process of a famous tactic defenders can use to trap the opposition’s attacker in an offside position. This tactic is called the offside trap. First of all, when the set of defenders, or those who are in a defensive position, see an opponent making a forward run to their goal, they all move slightly up field.
They do this so that they can trap the opponent in an offside position before the ball is kicked, and played to the attacker.
If the attacker realises he…...

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