Last Friday I watched very closely the performance … Continue
I was saddened by the recent news of a referee, who also acts has an administrator in a Beverley Hills Soccer League, hanging up his boots and stopping his involvement in our great game after giving several years of loyal … Continue
Last weekend highlighted the view of many people that the standard of officiating at Premier League level is in decline. Examples are almost too numerous to mention. I’ll have a go.
On Monday night, Lee Mason, when faced with a … Continue
The team at You Are The Ref sends our congratulations to the thirty-six selected referees who will officiate at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Bearing in mind that at this World Cup, FIFA will be operating with Video Assistant … Continue
Rarely do you see a referee at international level make one glaring major error in a game, let alone two. It was Northern Ireland’s ill luck to encounter such an unfortunate scenario in their World Cup qualifier with Switzerland.
Referee … Continue
[quote_box_left]The referee team from Poland are tasked to ensure that the experiment is a success.
England – Germany
Referee: Paweł Raczkowski (Poland)
Assistant Referee 1: Michał Obukowicz (Poland)
Assistant Referee 2: Radosław Siejka (Poland)
Fourth Official: Daniel Stefański (Poland)
Video … Continue
For any young referees wanting to enhance their on field performance, look at the masterclass of management and communication regularly demonstrated by rugby union referee Nigel Owens.
Rugby has a record of adopting and refining technology. This allows spectators to … Continue
Watford captain Troy Deeney has accepted his violent conduct charge and will serve a three-match ban with immediate effect.
Deeney was charged after a clash with Stoke City’s Joe Allen during Watford’s 1-0 home defeat on 28 October.
It is… Continue