Tag Archives: Referees

Get Smart!

In this shorter than usual post, I’ll be looking at a topical talking point which has been thrown up by this week’s Champions League matches, specifically those involving English clubs.   The issue in question is (in case you hadn’t … Continue reading

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Super Sunday Shambles!

Another weekend in the Barclays Premier League and, you guessed it, controversy reigns supreme yet again. I recently penned an article on the shocking standard of officiating in the English top flight and my points were backed up once more … Continue reading

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The Great Diving Debate

Once again the issue of diving is back in the media glare and once again Liverpool’s Luis Suarez has been held up as an example of everything that is bad in a modern day footballer.  Diving is a “cancer” says … Continue reading

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All is Not Well with “The Best League in the World”

It’s All in the Game is back after an enforced sabbatical and there’s a lot to talk about.  Plenty has happened in the weeks since the last post, even though the season is still very much in its infancy. There … Continue reading

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F.A. Must Step Up & Sort Out This Mess

After the plethora of bad, some downright awful, decisions made by match officials over the Easter Weekend, many football fans were left wondering if April Fools’ Day had been delayed by a week in this year’s calendar, and if so, … Continue reading

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Meanwhile in the Premier League 6th-8th April

Easter Weekend in the Premier League and we now know who will be crowned Premier League Champions for 2011/12. No prizes for guessing that the club hails from Manchester, however many commentators, including myself at one stage, had thought that … Continue reading

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Meanwhile in the Premier League 24th-26th March

Less than ten games left of the 2011/12 Barclays Premier League season and we’re still no clearer as to how things are going to eventually pan out. The race for the title is still wide open, as is the fight … Continue reading

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