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Appearance 9/11/2008

Zane Elfessi of Holmen, WI USA asks...

I have seen a greater number of refs wearing the new Adidas referee jerseys, like the ones worn in Euro 2008 or WC 06. Where in the USA am I able to purchase these jerseys....

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Appearance 4/30/2008

Mark V Stevens of Owosso, Michigan USA asks...

Is there an official pair of long pants that can be 'legally' worn to officiate during extreamly cold conditions? I wore a pair of black Adidas wind pants this week to AR a varsity game and I was told by the head ref that my pants were not 'legal'. ...

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Appearance 4/26/2007

Mike Castaldi of Columbus, OH USA asks...

How do you handle ARs who do not take their roles/jobs seriously? In my experience, this has manifested itself in a couple different ways -
1 - I occasionally run into ARs who show up with sub-standard uniform (i.e. wearing white socks, or red...

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Appearance 7/21/2006

Dan of Topeka, Ks USA asks...

In response to the question on shoes [13362]. I have recently started wearing running shoes (mostly black of course - Asics and New Balance both make good ones) and have found these to work great. They are lightweight and offer great cushioning and...

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Appearance 7/17/2006

Omar Cardona of Aiken, SC USA asks...

I will soon become a referee so that I can stay connected to the sport I grew up loving. What shoes should referees wear?...

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Scott S. of Oakville, ON Canada asks...

Are referees allowed to wear sungalsses or hats?...

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Steve of Belmont, NC USA asks...

I am a grade 8 referee and throughly understood that we should be wearing black boots, yet, in yesterday's USA v England Friendly, the CR was wearing what appeared to be red boots. .What gives? who does his assessment?...

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robert hennessy of limerick, limerick asks...

why cant you be a referee and still play soccer...

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mark of liverpool, england asks...

whats the difference between the yellow flag and the yellow and orange flag ?...

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Cassie of LIvonia, MI USA asks...

Okay, Here's my problem. Alot of the, like, stupid parents say that I'm, like, a really bad referee. I mean, come on, that is, like, totally stupid. If I am a bad referee, I woulnd't have made it past the exams. I mean, if the kid in front of me ...

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