Home and Away
The Home Team
The home team has home field advantage because they own the field. You can always tell which team is the home team based on the logos on the field. Usually, the home team has a higher number of fans in attendance.
Home Field Advantage
Home field advantage is a mental edge that a team has over the opponent. This mental edge exists because:
- The team has prior experience playing on the field
- The team has more fans in attendance
The Away Team
PRO TIP: Sometimes there are two away teams. This situation happens when both teams are visiting the playing field. In this case, the referee chooses will choose which team gets to call heads or tails on the coin toss.