ComparloCategory: GeneralWhat is the difference between Direct Free Kick and Indirect Free Kick?
Ahmed Ibrahim, ICT Professional asked 1 year ago

{“lhsI”:”Direct Free Kick”,”rhsI”:”Indirect Free Kick”}

1 Answers
Karim MRabie, ICT Consultant | Mobility Expert answered 1 year ago

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