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Liga MX Referee Assignments: Quarterfinals Leg 1

The referees, assistant referees and fourth officials for the first leg of the Apertura 2014 quarterfinals.

Pachuca vs Tigres UANL
Referee: Miguel Ángel Chacón Viveros… 101 more words


Who'd be a Ref? Well - me, actually

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


Liga MX Referee Assignments: Apertura Week 17

The referees, assistant referees, and fourth officials for the 17th week of the Apertura 2014 Liga MX season.

Monarcas Morelia vs Chivas de Guadalajara
Referee: Luis Enrique Santander Aguirre… 231 more words


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

A Blog of Two Halves - Soccer

The First Half

Paint a mental picture of the “beautiful game” as it is known globally. Take the time to think about the preparation that’s needed to participate during a typical week even at amateur level. 1,630 more words


Refereeing in Football

Who Would Want to be a Referee? (Rob)

I am sat with a good friend of mine who has never really liked football, mainly due to the lack of discipline and “childish” behaviour often on display.   768 more words


Liga MX Referees Consider Strike

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