U.S. Soccer

Grade 7 Referee Course Introduction

While any game can be challenging, there are broad competitive categories in which useful generalizations about the nature of the players and their technical and tactical development can be used to highlight the particular skills needed by officials to be successful. The amateur adult game is one such competitive category around which U.S. Soccer is developing new training protocols to better prepare officials for success. Watch the video, Grade 7 Referee Course Introduction, to learn about U.S. Soccer’s targeted training materials for Grade 7 Referees.