How to Become a Soccer Referee (US Soccer Federation)?

Answer These refs are having a great time working at a higher level. Maybe you can get there too!Refereeing is a rewarding pastime for teens who want to earn money and adults who still want to be a part o... Read More »

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How to Become an Excellent Soccer Referee?

Studying the rules, attending classes, and it all is worth the badge you receive that officially certifies you as a referee. But the rules won´t completely help you become a perfect referee. There... Read More »

How old do you have to be to referee a summer soccer game?

The United States Soccer Federation (USSF) lists no minimum age for referees and/or assistant referees. However, the USSF also states that individual states may impose their own age requirements fo... Read More »

How to Understand Soccer Referee Signals?

You're glued to the game, and your psychological well-being hinges on your favorite team scoring the winning goal. It's then that you realize that the fate of the game rests in the referee's hands-... Read More »

What action does the referee take if a player is offside in soccer?

When a player is caught offside in soccer the referee will stop the match with a blow of his whistle while simultaneously raising one hand in the air. This raised hand indicates that the restart of... Read More »