referee

Clattenburg set to leave EPL

Referee Mark Clattenburg is set to leave the Premier League to join the Saudi Arabian Football Federation, the Professional Game Match Officials Limited (PGMOL) has announced.

March 23, 2017
March 23, 2017

Collina calls for steps against abuse towards referees

Pierluigi Collina, the chairman of the FIFA Referees Committee, has warned of a global shortage of match officials if efforts are not made to tackle abuse and violence towards referees at the grassroots level.

February 17, 2017
February 17, 2017

Clattenburg set to leave EPL

Referee Mark Clattenburg is set to leave the Premier League to join the Saudi Arabian Football Federation, the Professional Game Match Officials Limited (PGMOL) has announced.

December 25, 2016
December 25, 2016

Barton charged with betting

Controversial footballer Joey Barton is alleged to have placed over 1000 football bets over a ten-year period and has been charged with misconduct by the Football Association.

December 18, 2016
December 18, 2016

Leicester in dock over stormy scenes at Stoke

England's Football Association will study referee Craig Pawson's report before determining whether to take punitive action against Leicester City following their eventful 2-2 draw at Stoke City.

December 18, 2016
December 18, 2016

Infantino wants video refs at 2018 WC

FIFA president Gianni Infantino hopes to see video referees used at the 2018 World Cup in Russia -- if its teething problems have been fixed in time.

December 6, 2016
December 6, 2016

Man City, Chelsea charged

Manchester City and Chelsea have been charged with failing to control their players during Saturday's Premier League match, the FA said on Monday.

September 22, 2016
September 22, 2016

Video referee makes first impact as yellow turns to red

Willem II Tilburg midfielder Anouar Kali becomes the first player in the Netherlands to get his marching orders from the 'video assistant referee' (VAR).

May 14, 2016
May 14, 2016

Czech FA suspends drunk refs

The Czech Football Association (FACR) on Thursday bans two referees who appeared drunk on the pitch during a top-flight game between FK Pribram and Slavia Prague the day before.