# How long does the average player possess the soccer ball in a match?

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generally no longer than 2 minutes and thats for fullbacks and central midfielders who have more possession than the rest. the ball spends the majority of time midflight between passes or out of play
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# How long is the average soccer game?

Soccer games are comprised of two 45 minute periods with the one halftime rest break. A soccer game is divided into 2 45 minute halves equal a total regulation game of 90 minutes. In soccer, the clock runs continuously. At the end of every game a referee determines how much "extra time" is goin ( Full Answer )

# How long does a soccer match last?

A soccer match is two 45 minute halves with a 5 minute interval between them. Time can be extended by the referee owing to injury, time-wasting by players or the like. There may also be extra periods, depending on the rules applied to the tournament or league under whose auspices the match is being ( Full Answer )

# What is the average speed of a soccer ball when kicked by a professional soccer player?

speeds can get up to 75 miles per hour i think. with a 60 mph shot the goalies hands recoil 6 inches. this is true but some of the better players kicked it a 103mph and 98mph.

# What is the average diameter of a soccer ball?

The rules of the game state that the circumference should be 68 to 70 cm. (See e.g. .) Thus, the average *circumference* is probably 69 cm (about 27 1/6 in), making the diameter (69 / pi) cm, or roughly 22 cm (about 8 3/4 in).

# What is the average age of a soccer player?

you have to have a certain age. I think the certain age is 17 to join the sub-17

# What is the average mass of a soccer ball?

The average mass of a soccer ball depends on the size and materialof the soccer ball used. The average mass is 0.43 kg.

# What is the average salary for a soccer player?

it's nowhere near the stereotypical image of a footballer, if you consider the leagues outside the top tier but who are still professional the average is about Ã‚Â£4,000 a week.

# How long does a soccer match last for?

90 minutes depending if there's extra time which lasts 30 minutes. Also there might be penalties but that all depends on if it's a cup game. Oh and by the way we call it football not soccer!

# If a referee can not decide who has possession of the soccer ball how is it decided?

During active play it is possible that no one has possession. In that case, the first player to get to the ball now has possession.

# What is the job of the defender after gaining possession of the ball in soccer?

His job is the same as every other player on the field. Keep posession of the ball and find an oppurtunity to score. Many times unskilled or younger teams will just have their deffenders clear the ball but you want to try to score and clearing the ball creates a 50/50 ball down the field and often s ( Full Answer )

# How long can the goalie hold the ball in soccer?

They're normally allowed no more than six seconds, but to honest I don't think anyone really enforces it any more...

# What is the volume of an average sized soccer ball?

According to FIFA - the ball is..... . spherical . made of leather or other suitable material . of a circumference of not more than 70cm (28ins) and not less than 68cm (27ins) . not more than 450g (16oz) in weight and not less than 410g (14oz) at the start of the match . of a pressure equal t ( Full Answer )

# On average how long is the ball in play during a football match English football?

the ball is in play for around half an hour each match, although it's now slightly longer in the premier league.. gone up by about 10 mins in the past decade to 40(ish)

# Average price of a soccer ball?

the average is 20 dollars they can range from 10 dollars to 30 or 40 dollars

# How long does an average soccer player live?

Hey, it's me DesTin3Y, I played soccer for four years. For my school Ouachit Parish High. I think an average soccer player caN live up to about 70-75 years. Depending on the player we are fit and kept in shape. Which is very good in years to come with life challenges. All of the women and men U.S. P ( Full Answer )

# What is an average velocity of a kicked soccer ball?

you cant find an average, because NO-ONE kicks at exactly the same amount of speed and force as any other person.

# What is the difference between a soccer official match ball and a match ball replica?

Match balls are a lot more expensive, but are more durable and often include the "technology" which replicas lack, i.e. Adidas Jabulani panels, which are meant to improve aerodynamics, would be on a 2010 world cup match ball, but would not be included on the replica ball. Replica balls are usually ( Full Answer )

# How long will a soccer ball last in a landfill?

depends of what its made of and whats in the landfill. but maybe a year before it decomposes

# What do different players do in a soccer match?

All have to do their path, goalkeeper must save the goal. Midfielders must supply the striker and the striker must score.

# How long have soccer balls been around?

'Football' in it's crudest sense, was created in the Middle Ages, effectively making the first 'football' along with it's introduction. More recent fooballs (i.e. rubber bladdered ones) were introduced around 1850. These still had heavy leather casings but were the first balls used when the Football ( Full Answer )

# What does average soccer player makes?

A top premiership footballer can earn up to Ã‚Â£150,000 a week (Ã‚Â£7,500,000 a year). Most players don't get anything like that though. That translates to over \$250,000 in American dollars.

# Which players can cross midfield in a soccer match?

Every player on the pitch can go anywhere they want on the pitch, there are no movement limits.

# What a soccer player does to the ball?

A player kicks it, chests it, passes it, or throws it (from a throw in), a goalkeeper kicks it, catches it and throws it.

# How is soccer ball possession determined at the beginning of a quarter?

The referee usually tosses a coin, in domestic matches this is usually not on camera. The team which has kick off in the first half obviously does not have kick off in the second half. There are no quarters in soccer.

# Can a soccer team lose possession of the ball for not following the rules?

A team that violates the rules may be sanctioned under the Laws of the Game. Law 12 "Fouls and Misconduct" describes when sanctions may be issued. www. fifa .com/mm/document/affederation/federation/lotg_en_55753.pdf

# What's the difference between a strike ball soccer ball and a match ball soccer ball?

A strike ball has less padding and is used for training and a match ball is used for games and has more padding and better flight in the air.

# How long is a foot ball match?

\na game lasts 90 minutes then depending on injuries or substitutes added time which is usual 1-4 minutes.

# What is the average uniform for a soccer player?

Soccer jersey(shirt) and soccer shorts The average footballer wears, shoes, high socks and a protection around their legs, which the socks hides. They also wear shorts and a shirt. The captain of the team wears a cotton thingy around their arm. The Goalie wears non-friction gloves and sometime ( Full Answer )

# Does anybody know how many times a soccer player heads the ball on average during a 90min soccer game?

it depends on which position you are looking at, and how many times they go in for a ball, and how many corner kicks, for an example a defender will head the ball an average of 3 times in a game, as to a forward who might not even head 1 time It also depends on style of play, sepcific position (CB ( Full Answer )

# What factors can work together to enable a soccer player to kick a ball a long distance?

Physical traits such as muscle coordination and being able to estimate the distance of the kick.

# Can a soccer player steal the ball from a keeper while not having full possession of the ball?

If the goalkeeper does not have possession, then yes. Be careful how you define "possession" before attempting it. Having a hand firmly on top of the ball while it is on the ground is possession, for example.

# What is the average height of a soccer ball?

sometimes it depends of region country heigts some of them are like 1,70 to 1,80 i think the shortest are metre 1,60

# A player kicks a soccer ball from ground level and sends it flying at an angle of 30 degrees at a speed of 26ms how long was the ball in the air?

Rounding to the nearest tenth of a second the answer would either be 2.6 or 2.7 seconds ^^ 2.6 is the answer

# What player gets the ball the most in soccer?

It really depends. Usually a central midfielder would be a good passer and calm with the ball. The ability to spot a pass or simply hold posession of the ball is a good quality to have. Examples of this type of player are Xabi Alonso, Xavi, Pirlo. Most European soccer teams will have a player of thi ( Full Answer )

# Why is there a soccer ball on the youtube player?

If you click it it plays the sound of the Vuvuzelas, which is a horn that's played by the audience during the 2010 South Africa Fifa World Cup.

# Who are the only players that can touch the ball in soccer?

Everyone can touch the ball in soccer, but not with their arms or hands. Only the goalie can do that. The goalie can touch the ball with any part of their body. The referee can't touch the ball, or else that would mess up play.

# What is the average lifespan of soccer player?

Stupid question. The average lifespan of a football player is just as much as anyone else. But due to all the painkillers they take, the risk of dying has increased.

# How long does an average AFL match go for?

During play, an AFL match goes for at least 80 minutes. The game can be disrupted by ball-ups, boundary throw-ins, free kicks, and after goals and behinds are scored, which extends play time. With all that considered, average AFL matches go for 100-120 minutes. But including when they are not playin ( Full Answer )

# How do the other soccer players knows were the ball is?

I play soccer, and you are constantly looking around at where it is and, so you usually know. sometimes you loose track of it though!

# How long does an adult match last in soccer?

A soccer match consists of two 45-minute periods, which are called halves, with a 15-minute break in between.

# How does a soccer player curve the ball?

By kicking the ball slightly to the left or right of center, creating a clock-wise or counter clock-wise spin of the ball.

# Can the arms of the player be offside in a soccer match?

Neither the attacker's nor defender's arms are included when judging offside, because they cannot be lawfully used to play the ball.

# How long is a soccer match half time?

This is the schedule of a soccer/football game: 45 minute playing time 15 minute halftime 45 minute playing time Injury time

# Why does a player does not move after kickin a soccer ball?

because he watched the ball and when his kick straithend he can now go around give a point in his teammates!

# When soccer ball is in possession of goal keeper can the opponent keep kicking the ball?

no because the keeper if has two hands on the ball you can not kick it but if the keeper has one hand on the ball you may kick it out of the keepers hands.

# When can soccer players touch the ball with their hands?

Players other than the goalkeepers are not allowed to touch the ball with their hands while it is in play. The goalkeepers may handle the ball only within their own penalty areas. Players may (and sometimes must) touch the ball with their hands prior to (or while) putting the ball back in play, but ( Full Answer )

# How long is the ball actually in play in soccer?

A match is supposed to last 90 minutes. However, some of this time is lost when the ball goes out of play, there is a substitution, a goal, a foul, and so on. Because no two games are identical, the actual amount of time the ball is in play varies widely. On average, the ball will be in play between ( Full Answer )

# A soccer player kicks a ball into what?

A soccer player kicks a ball into the opposing team's goal. A goalkeeper will try to stop this from happening

# How does a soccer player receive a ball?

A player recieves a ball when he wins it from another player or when it is passed to him. He also receives it during set pieces.

# How long on average is the ball in play during a rugby match?

A rugby match lasts for 80 minutes - split into two halves of 40minutes. Time is added o for stoppages such as injuries or the ballgoing out of play.