Soccer-FIFA to use spray for free kicks at under-20 World Cup (Reuters)

ZURICH, June 21 (Reuters) – An aerosol spray to help referees mark where defensive walls should line up at free kicks is being used in a FIFA tournament for the first time at the Under-20 World Cup which kicked off in Turkey on Friday. Referees at the event can use the spray to mark the spot where a free kick should be taken as well as where the wall should stand 9.15 metres away to prevent encroaching. …

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