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On Colorado’s second goal, Real kept eventual scorer Dominique Badji onside while watching the action from the flank — and kept watching as Badji scored right in front of him.
Die Schwarzgelben hit back instantaneously though, as Dortmund this time made no mistake in staying onside.
The Turkish champion held out until two minutes before halftime but by the it had been forced so deep that Muller was onside as the ball bounced to him four yards out before hooking in Bayern's second.
The linesman had adjudged that Sane was standing in an offside position and interfering with play, however, the replays proved that the German was onside and the goal should have been awarded - VAR was not in use for the game.
The flag went up to save his blushes; but VAR would’ve shown that Icardi was in fact onside.
Santos was onside–and Kamara's ensuing goal after Santos's cross was nullified.
The Tide's had just 10 returnable kickoffs including that onside try.
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sports : in a position in which you are allowed to play or receive the ball or puck : not offside
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