Laws of the Game

The game of soccer is governed by an organization known as FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Football Association). This organization is responsible for maintaining, among other things, the rules of the game. The rules are broken down into 17 laws. Click on the FIFA logo for more information on the Laws of the Game.This page is a collection of articles written by Stu Gentry, a long time HSA coach and referee, summarizing the rules. These articles first appeared in the HSA newsletter in 2002