How to Referee for North Metro Soccer

To Ref for North Metro Competitive Games you MUST complete all of the following:

1.      Complete your USSF Certification    

2.      Complete Concussion Training AND indicate your completion in Game Officials     

  •    If you've completed it via MNSHL already, you do not need to do it again
  •       Must be completed once every three (3) years   

3.      Approved MYSA Background Check yearly if 18 or older during the playing season

4.      Parent/Guardian Youth Referee release if under 18

  •   You will NOT be paid if you don’t do this step – NO EXCEPTIONS   

5.      Set up an account on

  •    Update & maintain your availability in Game Officials.
  •    Update & maintain your preferences in Game Officials - this includes locations, team conflicts, etc.    
  • ·     These instructions contain everything you need to set up your account.  It is very important you follow all of them!   

You will need to complete ALL of the above items that apply to be assigned games for NMSA, even if you have reffed for NMSA before.




Sponsors & Affiliates

Minnesota Youth Soccer Association

MN United FC

US Youth Soccer

Challenger Sports Camp


Andover Community Center

The Sanneh Foundation

Dick's Sporting Goods