2014 All Hands Meeting
The 2014 All Hands meeting was held on September 3.  The presentation used for the meeting can be downloaded here.

Additional materials can be found at the bottom of this page.

Have Questions?

On this page, you'll find resources to help us all be better referees. If you would like to see anything added to this area, please click "Contact Us" and let us know your thoughts.

These two sites provide the ability to research and ask questions regarding the Laws of the Game and as Practical refereeing questions.  Please take advantage of these resources:

Ask A Soccer Referee askasoccerreferee.com

AskTheRef.com  www.asktheref.com

Other Resources
One of the best resources for referees is "USSF Advice to Referees on the Laws of the Game" which can be found on the USSF website www.ussoccer.com

Another great resource is the referee resource section of the AYSO online certification and training website, which can be found at www.aysotraining.org. To enter the website, you'll need your AYSO ID number which you can find on http://www.eayso.org

If you like to be challenged with technical questions to improve your knowledge of the Laws of the Game, subscribe to the weekly AYSO Whistle Stop newsletter, or any others, by signing up for AYSO Newsletters.  Click here to set up your subscriptions.

The national AYSO website offers many resources.  Click here for the Referee Tips posted there.

Local Guidelines

Division

Ball Size

# of Players

Min # of Players

Length of Game

Goal Keepers?

Fouls

Show Cards?

U7

3

7 v 7

5

2 x 20 min

No

All IFK

No

U8

3

7 v 7

5

2 x 20 min

Yes

All IFK

No

U10

4

8 v 8

6

2 x 25 min

Yes

Normal

No

U12

4

9 v9

7

2 x 30min

Yes

Normal

Yes

U14

5

11 v 11

7

2 x 35min

Yes

Normal

Yes


Please read "Managing the Game Clock" below for further guidance on timing the game.

Additional information can be found in "Guidance for Referees and Coaches"

The attachments below provide guidance on local issues and other areas of interest to referees.
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Steven Diethelm,
Aug 9, 2011, 1:57 AM
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Steven Diethelm,
Aug 15, 2010, 7:46 AM
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Steven Diethelm,
Sep 5, 2012, 3:03 PM
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Steven Diethelm,
Sep 5, 2013, 7:42 AM
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Steven Diethelm,
Sep 5, 2013, 8:42 AM
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Steven Diethelm,
Sep 5, 2012, 3:03 PM