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Thoughts on the Referees: Knockout Round, Games 3 and 4

Pedro Proenca (Portugal), Netherlands v. Mexico
As always when the Dutch play, this match threatened to descend into violence early. Proenca (above) is a good referee for that sort of thing. 735 more words

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Red Card or Not: Williams and South Korea v. Belgium

Steven Defour’s straight red card was the typical “miss the ball, get the player with your studs” challenge we’ve seen punished over and over in this World Cup. 52 more words

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Thoughts on the Referees: Final Day, Group Stages

Honestly, none of the referees blew me away today with their awesomeness. And a couple of them did some really, really strange things…

Ravshan Irmatov (Uzbekistan), USA v Germany… 1,167 more words

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