CNRA/USSF Registration Renewal for 2014

EXPRESS LANE FOR 2014 REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS:

0. Go to https://cnra.gameofficials.net and login

1. Update/Correct all of your personal information in “My Info”

2. From the Main Menu on the left, Click on “Courses” (All Registration choices are contained under “Courses”.  This is where you will select from your available Registration choices.)

3. Select and click on the “Course” you wish to Register. i.e. Referee Courses - Courses for Referee Users (if you require multiple registrations ie (referee, instructor, assessor… you must do each registration individually.)

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Far West Regionals 2013

Far West 2013

2013 Far West Regionals, Here We Come.
On June 17th thru June 23rd the Pleasanton Soccer Referee (PSRA) will be represented at the 2013 US Youth Soccer Far West Regional Championships taking place in Honolulu, Hawaii. Making the trip will be Kyle Wiest, Erica Kuo, and Tim Kirk, who will be joining a delegation of 26 other referees and 9 assessors from Cal-North. Follow their referee exploits while the State Champions of all 14 western United States compete to be crowned the Region IV – Far West Regional Champions. http://2013fwr.wordpress.com/

2013 Game Day Procedures For D1 and D3

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Referees, you must be aware of the differences in procedures and rules for Division 1 and Division 3 level games, including Division 4 (recreational).
Part of being a professional is knowing the details about your game, including game lengths, send-off procedures, substitutions and the like. Take a look at these links for game day procedures you'll need before you go out to the field. Send one of us a note if you have further questions.  Make sure you know what to do if there is a Red card before your game, not after!

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2012/13 LOTG and Advice to Referees

For the most current information on the Laws of the Game (LOTG), Advice to Referees, Position Papers, videos, training and more, visit the Referees section of USSoccer.com or FIFA.com

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Match Lengths Cheat Sheet

We've compiled a spreadsheet showing the game lengths, halftime lengths and other info for each league you might be working.

Click on the link and bookmark for future reference. Let us know if you find any discrepancies and we will sort them out.

NorCal State Cup Programs & Info

Be informed before you get to your matches! Programs for each age group are available at this link on the NorCal Premier Soccer website.
Each program has rules, game-day procedures, red card info and lists each team by ranking and groups.
 
Also, take a look at this link on the NorCal website for 2012/13 State Cup Knockout Phase for U14-U19, which provides schedules, results, brackets, and more.
 
 

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FIFA Laws of the Game Quiz and More
  • The referee stops play because a substitute has entered the field of play without the referee`s permission. How should the match be restarted? With...
    (a)  a direct free kick.
    (b)  an indirect free kick.
    (c)  a dropped ball at the point the player entered the field of play.
    (d)  a dropped ball where the ball was when play was stopped.

  • After taking a corner kick, the ball strikes a foreign object and becomes defective. What decision should the referee make?
    (a)  The referee has the corner kick retaken with a new ball.
    (b)  The referee awards a dropped ball to be taken with a new ball inside the corner arc.
    (c)  The referee awards a dropped ball to be taken with a new ball where the ball touched the foreign object.
    (d)  None of the answers is completely correct.

  • Of the following offences committed by a goalkeeper, which is punishable by a sending off?
    (a)  Serious foul play.
    (b)   Violent conduct.
    (c)  Uses offensive, insulting or abusive language or gestures.
    (d)  All of the answers are correct.

  • A player inside his own penalty area strikes the referee using excessive force. What decision should the referee make?
    (a)  The referee sends off the player for violent conduct. Play is restarted with an indirect free kick to the opposing team taken from where the ball was when play was stopped.
    (b)  The referee sends off the player for violent conduct. Play is restarted with a direct free kick to the opposing team taken from where the offence was committed.
    (c)  The referee sends off the player for violent conduct. Play is restarted with an indirect free kick to the opposing team taken from where the offence was committed.
    (d)  The referee sends off the player for violent conduct. Play is restarted with a dropped ball from where the offence was committed.


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