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Nigel Owens Strongly In Favour Of The Proposed Football Sin Bin

Top rugby referee, Nigel Owens has given his opinion on the prospect of the sin-bin being introduced to football.  Owens, widely regarded as the leading referee in the world of rugby union, has backed the idea of introducing sin-bins into football, or “temporary dismissals” as the Football Association are dubbing them. The FA have announced that they will trial the …

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Graham Cummins: Mourinho Doesn’t Know How to Handle Referees

After yet another weekend where refereeing decisions have made the headlines in the Barclays Premier League, our man Graham Cummins of Exeter City has his say.     Referees are in the spotlight after games far too much. Is it because the standard of refereeing is poor or are managers trying to deflect a negative result for their team by …

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Premier League Referee Clattenburg Dropped This Weekend

Mark Clattenburg has been dropped for this weekend’s Premier League fixtures after breaking protocol so he could watch an Ed Sheeran concert. Press Association Sport understands Clattenburg drove home alone after officiating West Brom’s home game against Crystal Palace so he could get back to Newcastle to watch Sheeran perform at the Metro Radio Arena. The rules of the Professional …

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