Gear Review: RefsCall Flag Set
iTOOTR conducts a comprehensive review of the $235 RefsCall “beeper flag” set, available from OSI, and now from SoccerSuperstoreUSA.com.
Guest Blog: Route R-6, Part 4
In Part 4 of his guest blog, Matt Jackson talks us through the 21 assessments he received in 2012.
Case Study: The 4th Symphony
Being a 4th official is easy; You just stand around in your track suit, telling jokes on the RefTalk, right?
Case Study: AR2 Calls For A Penalty. From A Corner.
Referee Mike Jones is left in a tight spot when his Assistant Referee calls for a penalty in front of goal during a corner kick.
Guest Blog: Route R-6, Part 3
In Part 3 of his upgrade story, Matt Jackson talks about the numbers behind the numbers.
Case Study: AR2 Sends Off Zamora
A send-off of QPR striker Bobby Zamora appears straightforward, but Phil Dowd seeks the advice of his team
Case Study: That's Gooner Leave A Mark
Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker’s elbow strikes West Bromwich Albion defender Gareth McAuley in the face. What is the appropriate action by the referee?
Guest Blog: Route R-6, Part 2
State Referee 2 Matt Jackson talks about the keys to a successful upgrade.
Case Study: Staying Alert for Quick Restarts
Swansea’s decision to take a quick free kick on the edge of the penalty area catches everyone except the goalkeeper by surprise.
Case Study: Two Pieces of the Puzzle
An incorrect offside decision late in the match cost Swansea dear. What can we learn from this that we can apply to our own matches?