All soccer officials must download and read the Referee Handbook.
You may alternately download the contents of the handbook in six separate files below.
Soccer Referee Handbook:
NCSL Guide to Referees:
Additional Instructions for Referees:
Officials Registration Form:
Referee Match Report - Halves:
Referee Match Report - Quarters:
Referee Match Report Instructions:
In addition to the above documents, please click here
to download the laws for all appropriate divisions.
The following link helps explain and answer some of the most frequently asked soccer questions.
Use this link as a reference to improve your understanding of the soccer laws.
NCSL laws are a modified version and division rules supersede any specific conflicting information contained in the link.
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