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Referee Digital Learning Programme - Week 2: DOGSO

Many thanks to all those of you that accessed our Referee Digital Learning Programme Week 1 last week, around Discrimination and the important steps required in your role as referees. 
If you have not yet had chance to access and complete the learning modules, you can still access them via the following link:



We can now confirm that Week 2’s subject is around ‘Denying Obvious Goalscoring Opportunity’ (DOGSO) and this module will be available to access and complete from 9:00 tomorrow morning (Tuesday 31 March) via the platform.  

The module will include video clips and key learning points around DOGSO as well as knowledge checks, a Laws of the Game quiz, weekly challenge, match incidents and the usual weekly fitness training programmes. 


Furthermore, we’re delighted to confirm that this week’s ‘Live Webinar’ will see Premier League Referee, Peter Bankes, join us to talk about life as a Premier League official and take part in a Q&A. This will take place this Thursday (2 April) from 18:30.  

To book your place you will need to complete via the platform from 9:00 tomorrow morning (31 March) – don’t miss out!