Information for Referees
Working as a referee for Futsal San Jose
We pay $25 per game for all games. All games have 2 referees. If you are interested in refereeing games, please contact our Referee scheduler at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You will also need to register with USFF and pay the USFF registration fee each season. USFF Registration can be completed at http://www.futsal.org/index.php/registration-center.
Local rules for Futsal San Jose
As a referee for Futsal San Jose we require that you referee your games in referee uniform (green referee shirt, black shorts, black socks with three white stripes). Please check out our local rules, we have made some small modifications to simplify and streamline games. They are summarized below:
Here is a document that can be printed to keep track of fouls, timeouts per half, and a space for notes for red or yellow cards. Click here
Are through ArbiterSports and are assigned by the assignor so please make sure your blocks are up to date. For instructions to create blocks see directions here. If you are a new referee who does not have access to Arbiter, please email myself, Anthony, at email@example.com. All games are paid through PayPal. If you need to make an account please create a personal paypal account. Directions can be found here
REMEMBER - Print out your assignments on game days and bring your cell phone with you. Schedules can sometimes change, and I will send out updates. If there is a problem at the field make sure you have my number plugged in so you can get a hold of me.
New 2019-2020 referee test
This test is for review purposes only. This there is not a set score you must receive but please try your best. Click here for the test.
This link has an online copy of the rule book: http://futsal.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Futsal-Laws-of-the-Game20181010_LR.pdf
This list is a quick summary of the differences of futsal and outdoor soccer
Outdoor Soccer Futsal (Five-a-Side Soccer)
*indicates the rule is specifically for our league and differs from the online handbook