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Pleasing all the people

If I compare this working week to football, which has been a theme, then there’s been a win and a loss. Three points for the win and zip for the loss. 725 more words


'Grateful' Man United to Unveil Statues of Rupert Murdoch and Howard Webb - by Rob Atkinson

Life, Leeds United, the Universe & Everything can exclusively reveal that Man Utd – the former football club now known throughout the observable cosmos as… 615 more words


Howard Webb to select referees for Premier League matches

How the Premier League has missed Howard Webb.

Regarded as one of the best officials in the world, Webb hung up his whistle after last season to take a position as technical director for Professional Game Match Officials Limited (PGMOL). 255 more words

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Confidence & Ego

I touched lightly upon this in my year-end reflections post for 2014 but I didn’t let on to all the insight I really had.

Observation has been a major source of learning for me on the refereeing journey. 477 more words

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Setting the Scene

by Satish Sekar © Satish Sekar (January 8th 2015)


In what should have been a festival of Samba football celebrating the Beautiful Game, the second World Cup that Brasil hosted will be remembered partly for the wrong reasons. 619 more words

How much respect do referees have in the modern game?

This comes off the back of an earlier piece about referees and comments made by former referees’ chief Keith Hackett. In a recent interview Hackett openly named five officials in the Premier League who he believed do not perform to the standard required. 457 more words