The Level Of Anxiety’s Referees Of Langsa (Football Association Of Indonesia) When Enforcing The Laws Of The Game During A Match

  • Andi Nova Universitas Samudra
  • M Alif Hamzah Universitas Samudra
  • Andrew Rinaldi Sinulingga Universitas Riau
  • Guntur Firmansyah Dinas Pendidikan Provinsi Jawa Timur SMA Negeri 1 Singosari
Keywords: Anxiety, Referee, Football


Football is a popular sport that is loved by all levels of society and throughout the world. A football match always engages a referee who enforces the game to oversee the course of the game consisting of the head referee and assistant referee. This article discusses the level of anxiety of the C-3 soccer referee at the PSSI Askot Langsa City, which amounted to 26 people. The research method used is descriptive quantitative with a survey approach. This study was to figure out information on the anxiety level of the C-3 referee while leading the match; the results showed 17 referees with a percentage of 65% in the high anxiety category and nine referees with a portion of 35% in the very high category. Factors that affect the referee's anxiety are the audience pressure factor. The high atmosphere of the match when the home team is competing and the human error factor from the referee itself is appeared because the referee hesitates in making decisions so that the same mistakes are repeated by head referee and assistant referee during a match underway.


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Nova, A., Hamzah, M., Sinulingga, A., & Firmansyah, G. (2021). The Level Of Anxiety’s Referees Of Langsa (Football Association Of Indonesia) When Enforcing The Laws Of The Game During A Match. Jp.Jok (Jurnal Pendidikan Jasmani, Olahraga Dan Kesehatan), 4(2), 224-234.
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