Referee Information

All referees that work TCSL matches must be certified with the U.S. Soccer Federation through the Minnesota State Referee Committee.


All TCSL clubs have independent referee assignors that staff each clubs’ home matches. Use the TCSL Club Directory to connect with an Assignor!


Equipment, Rosters, Competition Rules (i.e. modifications to the Laws of the Game), Severe Weather Policy

Important information that all referees must know

IMPORTANT: Center referees must complete a report in GotSport following EVERY match. Event ID/pin numbers are contained on the rosters which each team provides.


Click here for USSF Mandate Information

TCSL follows all U.S. Soccer Mandate information. This includes no heading and build out lines at 9U/10U. There are no further modifications!

Adult (18+) Referees

All adults 18+ must complete a background screening annually.

All adults 18+ must complete an annual SafeSport requirement. More information is contained within the Minnesota SRC certification process.