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USSF Referee Report

USSF Supplemental Referee Report

Report Referee Abuse, Referee Assault, or Other Misconduct Toward Referees

Use this online form to report referee assault, referee abuse, or other misconduct toward referees to the State Referee Program Office.

Read the definitions of the terms referee assault and referee abuse.

The report may be used for other reportable incidents by checking the "Other" box.

To file the report properly and have it considered for review and possible action, you need to submit it within forty-eight (48) hours of the incident, unless there is a valid reason for later reporting.

FOR YOUTH MATCHES:  CLICK HERE

  • The online report serves as official notification and documentation of the incident.

FOR ADULT MATCHES:  CLICK HERE

  • For incidents occuring at adult games, you must file an electronic report AND also mail a signed copy of the report to:
Metropolitan DC-Virginia Soccer Association, Inc.
P.O. Box 673
Locust Grove, VA  22508

 

Definitions: Referee Assault and Referee Abuse

Excerpts From US Soccer Policy 531-9 — Misconduct Toward Game Officials

Misconduct against referees may occur before, during and after the match, including travel to or from the match. Misconduct may occur also at later times when directly related to duties of a game official as a referee.

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