2. Player Equipment

(a) All players on the field must be attired in matching color uniforms consisting of shorts, jersey (with non conflicting number), socks, shin guards, and legal soccer shoes. The uniform must consist of the club’s official color and name. In case of a color clash, the home team will change. Coaches must wear the apparel of the team they are coaching or a neutral shirt with no identification of another PA West or US Club affiliate.

(b) All or any member(s) of any team are permitted to wear extra protective clothing including gloves or garment protruding beyond the uniform without dangerous, protruding or hard objects, provided that:

            - The proper team uniform is worn outermost;

            - Referee discretion may be used to determine if any item of protective clothing is considered to go beyond the purpose of providing protection.