HANDLING THE BALL

LAWS OF THE GAME 2019/20 LAW 12 – FOULS AND MISCONDUCT HANDLING THE BALL CHANGES AND CLARIFICATIONS It is an offence if a player: Deliberately touches the ball with their hand/arm, including moving the hand/arm towards the ball. Gains possession, possession/control of...
EFL Play Off Match Officials

EFL Play Off Match Officials

          Thursday, 09 May 2019   Sky Bet League Two Play-Off Semi-Final 1st Leg Newport County v Mansfield Town (19:45) MATTHEW DONOHUE Assistants: Steven Rushton and Darren Wilding Fourth Official: Charles Breakspear Friday, 10 May 2019...
Premiership Referees May 12th

Premiership Referees May 12th

Sunday, 12 May   Brighton v Man City Referee: Michael Oliver Assistants: Stuart Burt, Simon Bennett Fourth official: Paul Tierney Burnley v Arsenal Referee: Mike Dean Assistants: Dan Robathan, Nick Hopton Fourth official: Lee Mason Crystal Palace v AFC...

Safeguarding Courses

Safeguarding is a fundamental part of football and protecting our young people and vulnerable adults are absolutely key. Our online distance learning course is invaluable for everyone involved in any football club no matter what your position. Keys to football will be...

New Zealand Referee Structure

Different Countries have different referee development strategies, promotion criteria and pathways. In the UK there are 10 levels, Level 10 are non-active referees and it goes to the top at level 1 Is the UK system confusing or is it spot on? New Zealand structure...