Not blowing the whistle after an obvious goal is only a USSF directive/instruction. I don't believe that FIFA has an official instruction in regards to that. In Europe, especially in Spain and Italy the refs blow the whistle after every goal. Collina had a really long whistle after every goal.
Use of whistle. The whistle is needed to: * start play (1st, 2nd half), after a goal. * stop play. – for a free kick or penalty kick. – if match is suspended or abandoned. – when a period of play has ended due to the expiration of time. * restart play at. – free kicks when the wall is ordered back the appropriate distance.
– a goal • to restart play from – a free kick, goal kick, corner kick, throw-in A whistle which is used too frequently unnecessarily will have less impact when it is needed. When a discretionary whistle is needed to start play, the referee should clearly announce to the players that the restart may not occur until after that signal.
To signal a direct free kick, or DFK, a referee will blow his whistle and point with a raised arm in the direction of the goal that the team who has been awarded the free kick is attacking. A DFK is awarded when one of the players commits one of the ten penal fouls against an opponent. A goal may be scored from a DFK. Watch for indirect free kicks. If after signaling for a free kick the referee keeps his hand above his head then he is signaling for an indirect free kick, or IFK.
If the center referee appears not to see the goal (usually because the ball went in and back out of the goal), the AR will signal by raising the flag and, after the center referee whistles, sprinting towards the halfway line. Half Time/Game Circumstances At the end of the first half, or the end of the game, you stop play.
Cahill’s goal, however, was controversial because it looked like it was scored after Referee Jasen Anno blew his whistle, indicating a foul inside Portland’s penalty area. As the video below demonstrates, it appears that Referee blew his whistle immediately after the ball bounced off the Portland Timber’s defender. Mr.
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To understand soccer referee signals, start by looking at the on-field referee. If their hands are pointing to a team's goal after a foul, they're signaling an advantage, and if they blow the whistle and point away from a team's goal, they're signaling that the attacking team has a free kick.