Last week Major League Soccer announced that the MLS Disciplinary Committee has decided to rescind Fernando Cardenas’ red-card suspension. Unlike […]
Analysis of a (missed) offside – DC United v. FC Dallas game.
In this article, we are highlighting a no-offside decision that was made by the assistant referee in the game between […]
MLS Referee, Mark Geiger, sends off Impact player for elbowing opponent!
We wanted to highlight one referee’s decision from this past weekend’s MLS game. In a game between Columbus Crew and […]
The biggest MLS soap opera that was “Brian Ching” comes to an end!
Finally, after months of wrangling, shouting and accusations, Brian Ching is heading back to Houston. The Dynamo and the fans […]
Major League Soccer salaries on the rise!
When Major League Soccer (MLS) was founded in 1996, the founders of the league organized it as a single entity. […]
Beckham staying with LA GALAXY!
So the long lasting saga of whether he stays or goes is finally over. As reported in this article by […]
Build-out Lines – Referee’s Worst Nightmare?
In the fall of 2016, US Soccer introduced “build-out lines” for small sided youth games in order to help teach […]
Turmoil in Tukwila: Open Cup Fiasco Could Have Been Avoided
If the third time’s a charm, what is the fourth time? For the US Open Cup, the Fourth Round of […]
Assistant Referees: Plan to Succeed… Know Your Surroundings!
Nostalgia time. I remember my first Major League Soccer assignment like it was yesterday: Old Mile High Stadium in Denver… […]
Cautions: When you “Give” a Yellow Card, What do you “Get” in Return?
Our 140,000+ registered soccer referees here in the United States are extremely fortunate to have professional peers from which to […]