Videos & Articles from Mal Davies – 4 December 2015

DERMOT GALAGHER discusses incidents from last weekend’s games

KEITH HACKETT : Will ‘heading the ball’ lawsuit lead to a fundamental change to football on the way

PAUL REJER : Discusses positioning during dynamic play

MLS CUP FINAL : Columbus Crew SC v Portland Timbers, on Sunday 6th December, at MAPFRE Stadium, Columbus, kick-off 9pm GMT, live on SKY

RISE IN RED CARDS shows game’s positive development

COPA LIBERTADORES semi-final : Jesus Mendez removes shirt at full-time.  Gets 2ndyellow card, and will miss the first leg of the final.  Club will appeal.

VACANCY : Specialist AR coach vacancy

40 years honoured

CHILE : AR fakes injury and gets player sent off!!

GERMANY : Player could be asked to referee a women’s game after sexist remark to lady referee

GREECE : Panathinaikos docked points and fined over fan violence

MALAYSIA : Referee allows a restart as team celebrate too long.  Opponents equalise.  Then the protests begin!  Match finished 1-1.

MAURITANIA : The country’s President halts boring game in 63rd minute and orders a penalty shoot-out!!

RUSSIA : The worst decision this season?

SOUTH KOREA : Apology to fans after referees arrested in match-fixing probe

SPAIN : What a dick!  (Continued : the punishment for last week’s offence in front of female AR)

THAILAND : Referee who was attacked by fans banned 6 months for poor performance


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