Why Is Football So Far Behind on Refereeing?

Alex Johnson | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK Sport
Alex Johnson

Football is an increasingly monetised sport and is evolving almost season upon season. However, it seems that these advancements in the modern game come to a stop when it gets to refereeing and disciplinary measures.

The Premier League Still Lacks Consistent Refereeing

Crippy Cooke | Posted 29.12.2013 | UK Sport
Crippy Cooke

The biggest problem is the ignorance referees display when defending their colleagues in the heat of high-profile mistakes. 'Refs are only human' is a common response, rather than trying to come up with ideas to aid the officials in the future.

Seven Bizarre Red Cards

Graeme Donaldson | Posted 26.03.2013 | UK Sport
Graeme Donaldson

Following on from Eden Hazard's ridiculous red card on Wednesday evening for kicking a ball-'boy' in the League Cup semi-final second leg against Swansea, here are another few weird red cards that came to mind.

How to Strike a Balance Without Sitting on the Fence - And Other Lessons Businesses Can Learn From Football

Graham Poll | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Sport
Graham Poll

I'm becoming increasingly aware of the similarities between a good ref and a successful business professional.