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Pre-Game

Tony Messina of Kingsport, TN USA asks...

Regarding Question 2053, I have found it to be an effective ritual to first clearly show which side is heads and which is tails, then to explain that the winner will choose which goal to attack and the loser will kickoff, then to tell the visitor to ...

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Pre-Game

Gary Redmond of Arklow, Wicklow Ireland asks...

I have been refereeing for a few weeks now and have tried several methods of recording scorers, subs etc. I have tried using a notebook in my top pocket but that went down the drain the first day it rained, recently I have stuck a piece of paper to t...

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Alan of , asks...

In regards to Q.6084..When the ref. mentions to the coach about keeping his parents, fans, and everyone there to support the team, under control, is this done on a one on basis, or is this mentioned to both coaches at the same time?...

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Lee Evans of Norwich, England asks...

Is there any particulars that i should mention to the Teams prior to Kick off,before they enter the field of play and the match commences...

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steve of , asks...

Regarding Question # 5670 . I took an upgrade class last summer with Paul Tamberino. I asked him how long pregames take in MLS. He indicated average is 1/2 hour .........

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Richard of Knoxville, TN USA asks...

Can you recommend a good reference to read about the Pre-game instructions the center referee should provide. We hear about it in our education classes but I would like to have a template. The instructions I receive range from cursory to comprehensiv...

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Pre-Game 10/29/2002

Paul Levesque of , Massachuse asks...

To settle the first issue that many will have -- we won the game 3-0.(no sour grapes here)..The scenario is that prior to a game which would decide the league championships, one of the referee?s took it upon himself to single one player prior to th...

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Pre-Game 10/11/2002

JAY MOORE of Wylie, USA asks...

As I get older I find the need to do more pre-game physical preparation i.e. stretching. Is there a good resource for specific stretching for referees?...

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Pre-Game

Marc Watson of Luton, Bedfordshire, England, UK asks...

I was assistant referee in a game about 4 weeks ago..At half-time, one of the league members came up to me and said "Sorry Marc, I'm going to have to ask you to change your flag.".I was puzzled about this and asked why! .He seems to think that "Red a...

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Pre-Game

Rob of devon, u.k. asks...

what are the pre-match procedures of a referee?...

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