Online Resources

“Instant Replay”

This video blog highlights difficult decisions made in the MLS with a brief review.  A good resource for new and experienced referees, particularly in the areas of judging Serious Foul Play, Feigning/Diving, and Offside.

FIFA Refereeing Assistance Program (FIFA RAP)

Check out this great summary of considerations that a referee must make on the field to make a judgement for several footballing concepts.

US Soccer Box & FIFA DVDs

A Referee (Tricky) Online Quizzes
This is a good place to train your mind in preparation for LotG quizzes or just general LotG knowledge.

External Referee Websites

Dutch Referee – Dutch Referee Blog –

In The Opinion Of The Referee – ITOOTR –

Jose Maria Garcia-Aranda – Former Head of FIFA Refereeing –

Refereeing the Beautiful Game – L’Arbitre Blog –

Referees World Podcast – Somerset FA Podcast –

Soccer Referee USA – SoccerRefereeUSA –

The Third Team – Football Refereeing –

US Soccer Box – US/FIFA Education Material –


E2E RefCentre – Ontario Referee Appointment Tool –

FIFA Futsal Laws of the Game – Futsal Referee Rule Book –

FIFA Laws of the Game – Soccer Referee Rule Book –

SWRSA – District website; South West Region Soccer Association –

SWRSA Referees Facebook Group – Facebook Group exclusively for SWRSA Referees –


CSA – Canadian Soccer Association –

FIFA – Federation Internationale de Football Association –

Futsal Canada – National Futsal Organisation –

IFAB: International Football Association Board –!/home

OSA – Ontario Soccer Association –