I was simply shocked and aghast this last weekend at the blatant cheating by Ashley Young who plays for Manchester […]
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Offensive & Abusive Language toward referees.
The use of foul and abusive language in any form is disgusting and unnecessary. When this verbal diarrhoea is directed […]
GLT is “born” in the English Premier League.
In case you hadn’t noticed, a seismic shift of monumental proportions occurred last week in the English Premier League (EPL). […]
Refs – grow a pair and be strong!
It’s quite disturbing to see the number of match officials, particularly the men-in-the-middle, who appear unable or unwilling to make […]
Soccer and Rugby – as different as chalk and cheese.
Football (soccer) is a gentleman’s game played by hooligans, rugby is a hooligans’ game played by gentlemen.” I’m not sure […]
“Vultures” gather at every opportunity referee makes a mistake.
I’ve said it many, many times before and I will repeat it again in case some have not heard or […]
With excellent refereeing in the background, Brazil defeats Spain in the Confederations Cup Final.
This was a heavily anticipated game and just about everyone hoped to see Brazil and Spain in the Confederations Cup […]
Referees – stop cozying up to players and team officials!
If there’s one thing that really annoys me it’s seeing referees “cozying” up to players and team officials. This can […]
Independent Referee’s Body.
I have long been an advocate of an Independent Referee’s Body being set up to control all matters refereeing. This […]
Referee assault on player not acceptable!
It’s surely a rare occurrence when a match official attacks a player, but that is exactly what happened. This bizarre […]