Week three of Ulster Bank League Division 2A and while it is early days yet, there are some keen battles this weekend with new leaders Old Wesley travelling to City of Derry who finished third last season.
The offside Laws are designed to create space for the team in possession, and are key to providing positive attacking options. The referee’s role is to preserve this space.
Referees must be fully aware of all the Law relevant to off-side in all the Game areas – ruck, maul, scrum, line-out and in general play.
The current focus for referees is to ensure that: