FA Cup final referee Anthony Taylor was hailed for a “magnificent” performance by former World Cup official Glenn Turner following Arsenal’s 2-1 victory over Chelsea.
It meant a record seventh lifting of the trophy for Gunners boss Arsene Wenger but … Continue
MARTIN ATKINSON produced a master class refereeing performance today in what was always going to be a challenging game to officiate. This was the refereeing performance of the season.
His game reading was first class, ensuring that he was well… Continue
Back at the start of the 2014 Premier League season, RefCam was created to not only provide live text commentary on televised games, but also, primarily, to give a unique expert referee insight into the big decisions that take place … Continue
Michael Oliver pulled out the plum tie but was left sticking out like a sore thumb after souring an otherwise fine weekend for Select Group referees in the FA Cup and Premier League.
Oliver became the central figure in an … Continue
On the The Ref Show this week, Alan Biggs is joined by former referee chief Keith Hackett, and ex Sheffield Wednesday striker David Hirst, to analyse and dissect the weekend’s football. A positive weekend for referees in England meant that … Continue
In Keith Hackett’s latest Daily Telegraph column, the former referee manager discusses the weekend’s allegations of racist abuse against Tottenham forward Son Heung-min.
Taunts of “DVD” and “he’s selling three for a fiver” were directed at the South Korean during … Continue
At the annual meeting of the International Football Association Board (IFAB) today, it was agreed by the FIFA delegation to work towards an “approved future IFAB strategy, using the Laws of the Game to develop the game by focusing on … Continue
Alan Biggs is joined by former referee Dean Mohareb and Premier League winner Chris Sutton to discuss all the action from the weekend’s football. Joey Barton is in discussion after an incident in the FA Cup where Lincoln City provided … Continue
On the Ref Show this week, Alan Biggs is joined by former Football League official Dean Mohareb and former Sheffield United striker Brian Deane, to discuss a weekend full of FA Cup upsets. Praise for Lincoln City, Sutton United and … Continue
Let me join the congratulations to Lincoln City, Sutton United and Oxford United for producing terrific FA Cup upsets. And Wycombe too for coming very close to winning at Tottenham.
However, despite these results, the Cup is being tarnished by … Continue