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Laws of the Game

Referee's and Assistant Referee's take part in a training session during the FIFA Women's Referees Training Camp
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Welcome to's dedicated section on the Laws of the Game. Here you can read the latest updated version of the Laws which were last modified at the 132nd Annual General Meeting of the International Football Association Board (IFAB) in Zurich (Switzerland) on 3 March 2018. These came into force on 1 June 2018. For further details about The IFAB and the Laws of the Game visit

The complete Laws of the Game 2018/19 is available for download below.

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