Video refereeing is on the way and I’m in favour. But I’ll tell you this, there’ll be a lot more hiccups to come before they get the system right. And even then, it won’t end all controversy. There will still … Continue
A few weeks back in the job as Cardiff City manager (always wanted to manage abroad, by the way!) and – surprise, surprise – I’ve had a few different types of referee. There are the ones who are pernickety and … Continue
There are some people out there who might reckon I’d be the last person in football to back a crackdown on dissent.
In fact, I’m all for it. Apart from those in the technical area, of course! Come on, I’m … Continue
I’m really enjoying Euro 2016 – and for that we should all be grateful to my old friends, the referees. They’ve been an absolute breath of fresh air.… Continue
When I came back into management at Rotherham United quite a number of my friends in football (and contrary to rumour, I do have a few!) were telling me I was a nutter for taking it.
But I’ve always been … Continue
Here I am back in the hurly burly and it wouldn’t be me if there weren’t a few controversies along the way in my new job trying to keep Rotherham United in the Championship.
We’ve had a few going against … Continue
I’m convinced that technology has to be used to help referees. The game has moved on, it’s so quick, there is so much at stake.
The problem is how we do … Continue
You don’t realise what you’ve missed until you take charge of a football team again. One thing I thought I wouldn’t miss was referees!
But even I have to say I’ve been fairly impressed with all the men in the … Continue
The second part of You Are The Ref’s interview with Neil Warnock, discussing refereeing and the career of Warnock.
So here I am back with another role in football, as advisor to Chris Ramsey at Queens Park Rangers – where I had one … Continue