This is an example of a Technical Foul for an overt gesture that exceeds the “Respect for the Game” guidelines. Focus on the highlighted player here in the white uniform. After he is whistled for the foul, he throws the ball away from the official, doing so in clear resentment to the call. Throwing the ball away from the official in this manner exceeds the “Respect for the Game” guidelines. Note that players can react to calls with which they disagree, provided the reaction is not overly demonstrative, disrespectful, or prolonged.