I’ve been involved in football almost for as long as I can remember – initially watching my dad playing and then, from about the age of 7 playing competitively myself first for the Cubs, and then for progressive school teams. 273 more words
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I know you're American and are taught to hate refs, but I'm writing this to tell you why you should hate them just a little bit less
Sports are mostly awesome, but there are a few things about sports that aren’t so awesome; season ending injuries, endless TV timeouts, and that whole rule where each team has to begin EVERY NFL season with a 3-6 record (oh wait, what? 1,350 more words
Liga MX referees are planning a protest during this weekend’s Jornada 16 games, which could come in the form of a strike.
The referees are meeting this Wednesday to plan the protest, which is intended to pressure the Mexican Football Federation (FMF) and the Refereeing Commission itself into complying with the referees’ requests, which include, among other things, an increase in salary and the creation of a base salary. 213 more words