Category: Referee

Referee named for Champions League match between Real Madrid and Manchester City – Managing Madrid
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Referee named for Champions League match between Real Madrid and Manchester City – Managing Madrid

UEFA announced today that Italian referee Daniele Orsato has been appointed as the referee for Wednesday’s clash between Real Madrid and Manchester City in the first leg of the Champions League’s Round of 16. This will be the third time he’s been in charge of a game involving Real Madrid. Per Realmadrid.comThe first was the…

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Referee Bobby Madley to return to English football after two years in Norway – Evening Standard
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Referee Bobby Madley to return to English football after two years in Norway – Evening Standard

Bobby Madley will return to refereeing in English league football from next season. The former Premier League referee was sacked in August 2018, but only revealed the reasons behind the decision in December last year. A ‘dark-humoured joke’, Madley revealed, about him being able to beat a person with disabilities in a parents’ race was the…

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Referee Bobby Madley announces return to English football after 18 months away – Mirror Online
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Referee Bobby Madley announces return to English football after 18 months away – Mirror Online

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Referee Bobby Madley announces return to English football after 18 months away – Mirror Online

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Iran chess referee fears going home amid hijab row – BBC News
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Iran chess referee fears going home amid hijab row – BBC News

Image copyright Fide Image caption Photos of Ms Bayat (standing) circulated in Iran showing her with the headscarf around her neck For 32-year-old Iranian Shohreh Bayat, the Women’s World Chess Championship was meant to be a career highlight. It is her first time as the event’s chief arbiter – a senior role.But that achievement has…

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Referee Bobby Madley reveals ‘dark joke’ that led to Premier League sack – The Guardian
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Referee Bobby Madley reveals ‘dark joke’ that led to Premier League sack – The Guardian

• Official admits he made a video of a disabled person • Video sent to someone he ‘trusted’ who told employers Bobby Madley shows Everton’s Ramiro Funes Mori a red card during a Merseyside derby at Anfield in April 2016. Photograph: Paul Ellis/AFP/Getty Images The former Premier League referee Bobby Madley has opened up about…

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What the referee told Jonjo Shelvey ahead of VAR goal at Sheffield United – Chronicle Live
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What the referee told Jonjo Shelvey ahead of VAR goal at Sheffield United – Chronicle Live

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see ourPrivacy Noticefor details of your data protection rightsCould not subscribe, try again laterInvalid EmailJonjo Shelvey has explained his thinking after scoring a clever goal to seal three points against Sheff United. The midfelder kept his cool despite the flag going up before…

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Andujar: The referee should have sent off Pique and Vitolo – MARCA.com
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Andujar: The referee should have sent off Pique and Vitolo – MARCA.com

Atletico vs Barcelona Both deserved second yellowsA feisty Atletico Madrid vs Barcelona match finished with no red cards, but there should have been two in the second half. According to MARCA’s refereeing expert Andujar Oliver, both Gerard Pique and Vitolo deserved second yellow cards.Yet Antonio Mateu Lahoz didn’t book either for the incidents in question. “The…

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Referee controversy as SA defeated by Egypt in U-23 AFCON – Sport24
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Referee controversy as SA defeated by Egypt in U-23 AFCON – Sport24

Johannesburg – Egypt and the Ivory Coast secured places on Tuesday at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games football tournament after contrasting qualifying tournament semi-finals victories in Cairo. Abdel Rahman Magdy scored two late goals to complete a 3-0 triumph for Egypt over South Africa after captain Ramadan Sobhy had broken the deadlock by converting a…

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Former referee explains why Eric Dier was not sent off in Tottenham’s draw with Sheffield United – Football.London
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Former referee explains why Eric Dier was not sent off in Tottenham’s draw with Sheffield United – Football.London

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Senegalese Referee To Officiate Nigeria, Benin Republic Clash – Channels Television
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Senegalese Referee To Officiate Nigeria, Benin Republic Clash – Channels Television

File PhotoThe Confederation of African Football (CAF), has picked Senegalese official Issa Sy as referee for next week’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match between Nigeria and the Benin Republic in Uyo.Sy will be assisted by compatriots Nouha Bangoura (assistant referee 1), El Hadji Abdoul Aziz Gueye (assistant referee 2) and Fatou Thioune (fourth…

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Referee named for Real Madrid’s home match against Galatasaray in the UEFA Champions League – Managing Madrid
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Referee named for Real Madrid’s home match against Galatasaray in the UEFA Champions League – Managing Madrid

UEFA have appointed German referee Felix Zwayer as the man in charge of Wednesday’s Champions League match between Real Madrid and Galatasaray, which will take place at the Santiago Bernabeu —21:00 CEST—. Zwayer has not officiated a game for Real Madrid in his career but this match should not be tough for him given that…

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Former referee gives his verdict on controversial VAR decision for Watford’s penalty vs Chelsea – Football.London

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Female Referee Gives Kaka Yellow Card Before Selfie With Him (Video) – Information Nigeria
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Female Referee Gives Kaka Yellow Card Before Selfie With Him (Video) – Information Nigeria

Here is the hilarious moment football legend, Kaka was shown a yellow card just so the referee could take a selfie with him during a charity match. KakaThe former AC Milan and Real Madrid maestro pulled on the Selecao shirt once more in a charity match for peace in Israel and was on the scoresheet…

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Israeli referee books Brazilian soccer star to snap selfie – The Times of Israel
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Israeli referee books Brazilian soccer star to snap selfie – The Times of Israel

An Israeli referee penalized a retired Brazilian soccer star during a friendly match in Israel Tuesday, for no other apparent reason than to take a selfie with him. The Shalom Game in the northern city of Haifa was between former players from Brazil and Israel. The match, which Brazil won 4-2 and some 28,000 fans…

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