Make a difference to the game!
Get into refereeing in Greater Manchester.
Reasons to Referee...
More and more and more people of all ages, genders, races and abilities are getting into their refereeing journey.
- Develop vital skills (teamwork, fitness and communication).
- Stay involved in football beyond playing.
- Understand the game on a different level.
- Potential for a professional career with incredible opportunities along the way.
The FA Referee Course
Looking for a new challenge within football? Refereeing is a fantastic way to be involved in the beautiful game.
There has never been a better time to take the Referee Course.
This is the first step in your career with Manchester FA as all referees begin here, but more importantly where could you end up?
The FA's Respect programme provides a series of tools for leagues, clubs, coaches, players and parents from grassroots to elite football - to help ensure a safe, positive environment in which to play the game.