Glenn Schwartzberg wrote:
> According to Law 11 "There is no offside offence
> if a player receives the ball DIRECTLY from a Goal Kick,
> a Throw-in or a Corner Kick" The emphasis on Directly is mine.
> The question asked was "What if a player takes a throw-in.
> The ball deflects off of an opponent to a player in an
> offside position" It was not direct and the opponent did
> not play the ball, so should you call the off-side?
I'd respond: There's no offside position on a throw-in; Therefore, the
deflection off the opponent is immaterial. No offside.