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A New Challenge

Today was a very interesting day, a day of firsts and I loved it.

I’ve been looking for ways to get a bit fitter and drop the 15 odd kilos I have put on in the last four years, since I started on my cool medication which puts me to sleep but gives me a bad case of the munchies and slows my metabolism before it knocks me out. 1,017 more words

VAR Sparks Controversy Yet Again as the Relegation Battle in Bundesliga Heats Up

On Monday night, the relegation battle in the Bundesliga heated up once again, after Mainz and Freiburg played out a highly controversial match, courtesy of dubious VAR refereeing. 260 more words


The Premier League Will Start Introducing VAR As Early As Next Season

The Times, who first revealed that the use of VAR will probably be delayed in the Premier League, have now reported that the English Premier League will start testing VAR technology at every match next season. 129 more words


300: Rise of a Referee

I am just one match shy of officiating my 300th game.

Whilst this is an unbelievably great milestone, I have to admit that it comes with a bunch of mixed feelings and emotions. 607 more words


Premier League Ramble – 2017/18 Rounds 28 & 29

Hey guys, apologies for no Round 28 Ramble, when planning my week I hadn’t taken into account the round continuing until Thursday evening, then I didn’t have enough time to write anything before Round 29, so I have once again combined both rounds for this piece. 1,169 more words


Premier League Ramble – 2017/18 Round 25

It was goals galore in most matches of Round 25, with Stoke’s 0-0 draw against Watford the only game not to include at least 2 goals. 1,530 more words


Premier League Ramble – 2017/18 Round 23

Arsenal’s ‘Invincibles’ of 2003/4 can sleep soundly for another year knowing their record is safe. Manchester City finally came away from a game with no points following a thrilling 4-3 loss at Anfield on Sunday. 864 more words