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Pre-Game 9/13/2008

Melissa Harman of Modesto, CA United States asks...

Who is to fill out the team players names on the game card?...

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Pre-Game 9/26/2007

Adal V. of Saint Cloud, MN usa asks...

Thank you all and indeed, this is something that should've been covered at our pre-game conference. [16832]
Lesson learned for sure!
Thank you all and have a fun rest of your soccer seasons.

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Pre-Game 9/14/2007

Dave of Portland, OR USA asks...

I'm studying my FIFA rulebook and there are many places where information is followed by an asterisk and it says "see page 3" but I can't figure out WHAT they are referring to on page 3. For example "If the ball bursts...the match is restarted... wh...

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Pre-Game 6/19/2007

Learning of Memphis, TN USA asks...

I know many referees warm up before game starts. However, I am not sure about things I have seen around that referees do for warming up before games. Usually, they do not warm up or just run 15-20 yards or a few stretching moves that's all. I know th...

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Pre-Game 10/11/2006

Jason of Edmond, Ok USA asks...

Do you have any inspiring, encouraging, or uplifting words you say to the AR's during the pregame?

For example, I was an AR on a game with a wonderful referee for a game with 30 minute halves. After the captains were sent away from the co...

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Pre-Game 3/31/2006

joe of scs, Michigan usa asks...

In a pre-game meeting ,what should the center ref. go over with his assistants. And the other question was, when a goalie gets a red card,does a player on the field gets to go in goal, or another goalie comes in from the bench,and a player gets off t...

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Pre-Game 3/30/2006

Kyle of Washington CH, Ohio USA asks...

What do you put in your "referee bag" before your first game of the season?...

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Pre-Game 1/27/2006

Stefan Seville of Marietta, Georgia USA asks...

This is a follow up to #12095
Richard- 1) It was a very constant barrage, the ball never left the box. 2) The infringing player was guilty of 3 offsides in the time I had my flag up. 3) We just dicussed in the pregame to pop once and only once(...

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John of Lake Forest, IL USA asks...

As a center referee, what information do you commonly include in your pre-game brifing with the assistant referees?..Also, what (if anything) do you discuss with your assistant referees during half time? ..BTW, I think your site is a great source of...

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Christine of Saratoga Springs, NY USA asks...

I have to write a research paper for my gym class on pro soccer referees. I need to know what kind of education you need and how much a referee makes....

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