gaolin's Recent Activity

  1. gaolin replied to the thread New US Soccer policy regarding headsets and grassroots referees.

    Regional pay incentive and you'll have an easier time getting higher-level assignments?

    Aug 4, 2021 at 12:25 AM
  2. gaolin liked MassachusettsRef's post in the thread Tokyo 2020 Olympic Referees & Discussion [R].

    When I saw your username and posts, I was sure you were a sock puppet, but figured it was fine for others to give you the benefit of the...

    Aug 2, 2021 at 8:53 PM
  3. gaolin replied to the thread Best Story of the WEEK 2021.

    Got my 2nd USL-Academy game of the season (AR1)... of the 5 available games all season in Alabama. This national assignor must really...

    Aug 2, 2021 at 8:51 PM
  4. gaolin liked MassachusettsRef's post in the thread 2021 Gold Cup.

    I almost believe it. To some extent, you have to referee to expectations. This was the "flashpoint" we discussed, he reacted instantly...

    Aug 1, 2021 at 11:04 PM
  5. gaolin liked jdmahoney's post in the thread 2021 Gold Cup.

    Only in CONCACAF is that not a red, and not even reviewed for the possibility. Unreal.

    Aug 1, 2021 at 10:35 PM
  6. gaolin replied to the thread 2021 Gold Cup.

    A yellow shows he permits one boot to the head once, right....

    Aug 1, 2021 at 10:34 PM
  7. gaolin liked MassachusettsRef's post in the thread 2021 Gold Cup.

    Hey did you guys know Said Martinez is 29? I can’t wait for the announcers to focus on his age and inexperience if this goes sideways....

    Aug 1, 2021 at 10:31 PM
  8. gaolin liked MassachusettsRef's post in the thread 2021 Gold Cup.

    The tactic of delaying the goalkeeper from releasing the ball for a counterattack is something IFAB is going to need to address soon....

    Aug 1, 2021 at 9:38 PM
  9. gaolin replied to the thread 2021 Gold Cup.

    Maybe it's the temperature of this match but I am enjoy Said Martinez's positioning so far.

    Aug 1, 2021 at 9:32 PM
  10. gaolin liked code1390's post in the thread 2020-2021 England Referee Appointments (EPL+) [Rs].

    Too lazy to start a new thread but this was funny from a pre-season friendly. It does have some language. [MEDIA]

    Aug 1, 2021 at 12:47 PM
  11. gaolin replied to the thread 2021 MLS Week 16 Referee Discussion.

    Who would you guys expect next to get their MLS center debut?

    Aug 1, 2021 at 5:27 AM
  12. gaolin liked MassachusettsRef's post in the thread 2021 MLS Week 16 Referee Discussion.

    The game-tying PK for Vancouver is worth a watch. I think it’s one of those penalty area incidents where you might get up to four...

    Aug 1, 2021 at 5:25 AM
  13. gaolin liked code1390's post in the thread 2021 MLS Week 16 Referee Discussion.

    I was curious to see the angle that Dickerson got and this seems pretty clear. [IMG]

    Aug 1, 2021 at 1:28 AM
  14. gaolin liked MassachusettsRef's post in the thread 2021-2022 UEFA Referee Discussion [R].

    We have reached the stage where the Elite referees are back out in competition (which, now that I think about it, probably has something...

    Aug 1, 2021 at 1:26 AM
  15. gaolin replied to the thread Best Story of the WEEK 2021.

    Congrats Sam C!!!

    Jul 31, 2021 at 12:40 AM
  16. gaolin liked Sam_C's post in the thread Best Story of the WEEK 2021.

    Didn't work through COVID, and popped my clavicle three months ago, but I came back in time for the local summer soccer league and ended...

    Jul 31, 2021 at 12:39 AM
  17. gaolin replied to the thread 2021 Gold Cup.

    Welp. Looks like their chant paid off. Sadly.

    Jul 30, 2021 at 12:34 AM
  18. gaolin replied to the thread 2021 Gold Cup.

    Yeah, they're still yelling "P*T*O" on the GKs for sure... edit: Yep. Offensive chants referee procedure. Here we go.

    Jul 30, 2021 at 12:06 AM
  19. gaolin liked socal lurker's post in the thread 2021 Gold Cup.

    it’s specific to instructions that have been given in some competitions with VAR. Since the powers that be want GK infractions called by...

    Jul 30, 2021 at 12:00 AM
  20. gaolin replied to the thread 2021 Gold Cup.

    Honestly it's probably to get back to the line (or stay on rather) quicker... I mean whats a few more yards when you're staring straight...

    Jul 29, 2021 at 11:49 PM