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#Ref Justice

# ref-justice - Sunday 28 February, 2021

England opt against making official complaint over Pascal Gauzere’s display
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England opt against making official complaint over Pascal Gauzere’s display

Sun 8:52 PM 6,863 Views 9 Comments

The French official awarded Wales two highly-dubious tries in their 40-24 win.

# ref-justice - Thursday 28 January, 2021

Solskjaer critical of referee after United's shock defeat to rock-bottom Blades
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Solskjaer critical of referee after United's shock defeat to rock-bottom Blades

Jan 28th 2021, 8:00 AM 7,177 Views 14 Comments

Sheffield United won 2-1 for their first victory at Old Trafford since 1973.

# ref-justice - Thursday 31 December, 2020

Wolves boss Nuno hit with FA charge following referee comments
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Wolves boss Nuno hit with FA charge following referee comments

Dec 31st 2020, 1:36 PM 3,669 Views 1 Comment

Nuno said referee Lee Mason “clearly… doesn’t have the quality to whistle the game” following Burnley defeat.

# ref-justice - Thursday 8 November, 2018

Guardiola defends Sterling for not pointing out referee error after trip
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Guardiola defends Sterling for not pointing out referee error after trip

Nov 8th 2018, 8:14 AM 7,053 Views 7 Comments

The England winger kicked the pitch and was awarded a spot kick last night.

# ref-justice - Saturday 19 May, 2018

O'Neill: 'Holland knocked England out and the Dutch goalkeeper was about 15 yards off the line'
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O'Neill: 'Holland knocked England out and the Dutch goalkeeper was about 15 yards off the line'

May 19th 2018, 6:05 AM 13,967 Views 2 Comments

Martin O’Neill was disappointed by the referee’s decision to dismiss Ireland U17 goalkeeper Jimmy Corcoran.

# ref-justice - Saturday 10 March, 2018

Klopp rages over 'clear penalty' on Mane after Liverpool lose to Man Utd
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Klopp rages over 'clear penalty' on Mane after Liverpool lose to Man Utd

Mar 10th 2018, 5:16 PM 11,160 Views 25 Comments

The former Dortmund boss has lamented his side’s defending at Old Trafford, which left them chasing the game in the second half.

# ref-justice - Saturday 10 February, 2018

Was this a try? TMO decision denies Wales in their narrow loss against England
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Was this a try? TMO decision denies Wales in their narrow loss against England

Feb 10th 2018, 8:20 PM 28,835 Views 44 Comments

Controversy surrounded the decision to disallow Gareth Anscombe’s try.

# ref-justice - Friday 15 September, 2017

James Horan: Dublin are even better than last year — but so are Mayo
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James Horan: Dublin are even better than last year — but so are Mayo

Sep 15th 2017, 12:05 AM 7,643 Views 7 Comments

The former Mayo boss believes it will be “incredibly tight” in Sunday’s All-Ireland senior football final.

# ref-justice - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

'An innocent man was sent off... he's distraught people would even think that'
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'An innocent man was sent off... he's distraught people would even think that'

Aug 9th 2017, 7:30 AM 13,782 Views 31 Comments

John Caulfield insists that Alan Bennett was incorrectly dismissed against Shamrock Rovers.

# ref-justice - Saturday 8 July, 2017

The massive Romain Poite call that decided the Lions v All Blacks series
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The massive Romain Poite call that decided the Lions v All Blacks series

Jul 8th 2017, 1:41 PM 18,407 Views 21 Comments

Poite decided that Ken Owens was accidentally offside, and chose not to award a late penalty.

# ref-justice - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

Manny Pacquiao wants WBO review of Horn defeat
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Manny Pacquiao wants WBO review of Horn defeat

Jul 5th 2017, 2:40 PM 6,168 Views 3 Comments

Following his defeat to Jeff Horn in Brisbane, Pac Man has called for a review from the WBO.

# ref-justice - Saturday 11 February, 2017

Owens clarifies high tackle laws: 'We don't want to get rid of big hits'
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Owens clarifies high tackle laws: 'We don't want to get rid of big hits'

Feb 11th 2017, 11:35 AM 4,485 Views 14 Comments

World Rugby has introduced measures aimed at limiting both reckless and accidental contact with the head.

# ref-justice - Sunday 5 February, 2017

Officiating unfair to Italy, claims Conor O'Shea
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Officiating unfair to Italy, claims Conor O'Shea

Feb 5th 2017, 7:31 PM 14,589 Views 11 Comments

The hosts were beaten by Wales in Rome.

# ref-justice - Friday 6 January, 2017

'We know how this works' - Pique accuses referees of Madrid bias
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'We know how this works' - Pique accuses referees of Madrid bias

Jan 6th 2017, 8:22 AM 6,803 Views 10 Comments

The Barcelona defender drew an unfavourable comparison between the performance of officials in the two rivals’ Copa del Rey ties this week following their loss to Athletic.

# ref-justice - Monday 2 January, 2017

Neville leads pundits' criticism of referee Dean after Feghouli red card
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Neville leads pundits' criticism of referee Dean after Feghouli red card

Jan 2nd 2017, 8:44 PM 10,314 Views 13 Comments

Mike Dean’s decision to send off Sofiane Feghouli for a tackle on Phil Jones led to criticism from pundits, including Gary Neville.

# ref-justice - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Czech FA bans referees who were drunk while officiating at Slavia Prague game
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Czech FA bans referees who were drunk while officiating at Slavia Prague game

May 12th 2016, 5:44 PM 13,237 Views 8 Comments

“They were not tipsy, they were drunk.”

# ref-justice - Saturday 7 May, 2016

'Get in the kitchen!': life as a female football referee
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'Get in the kitchen!': life as a female football referee

May 7th 2016, 12:16 AM 5,793 Views 2 Comments

It’s an even tougher job for some.

# ref-justice - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Two Irish officials on the line as Joubert dropped from World Cup semi-final ref roster
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Two Irish officials on the line as Joubert dropped from World Cup semi-final ref roster

Oct 20th 2015, 6:05 PM 41,504 Views 41 Comments

There’s no place for Nigel Owens either (but probably for the opposite reasons).

# ref-justice - Sunday 18 October, 2015

'If I see referee Craig Joubert again, I am going to tell him how disgusted I am'
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'If I see referee Craig Joubert again, I am going to tell him how disgusted I am'

Oct 18th 2015, 10:26 PM 32,432 Views 55 Comments

The South African referee is in the firing line following his penalty call that went against Scotland.

# ref-justice - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Brazilian referee takes the law into his own hands by pulling out a gun during red card dispute
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Brazilian referee takes the law into his own hands by pulling out a gun during red card dispute

Sep 29th 2015, 1:42 PM 7,648 Views 4 Comments

That’s one way to deal with play-acting.

# ref-justice - Monday 24 August, 2015

Is this the definitive angle on that Tyrone penalty 'dive'?
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Is this the definitive angle on that Tyrone penalty 'dive'?

Aug 24th 2015, 12:20 PM 36,086 Views 38 Comments

Replays show that Padraig McNulty had a handful of Aidan O’Mahony’s jersey before going to ground.

# ref-justice - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Cork GAA have clarified infamous statement that criticised Munster final referee
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Cork GAA have clarified infamous statement that criticised Munster final referee

Aug 13th 2015, 5:30 PM 8,952 Views 12 Comments

They made the claim in that now infamous statement.

# ref-justice - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Klinsmann questions appointment of today's referee because 'he is able to speak French'
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Klinsmann questions appointment of today's referee because 'he is able to speak French'

Jul 1st 2014, 8:00 AM 5,129 Views 4 Comments

Surely mind games from the US coach?

# ref-justice - Monday 31 March, 2014

Horan baffled by 'unbelievable' refereeing - but admits Mayo just stopped playing
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Horan baffled by 'unbelievable' refereeing - but admits Mayo just stopped playing

Mar 31st 2014, 2:23 PM 6,032 Views 10 Comments

Horan’s men sucker-punched by two late Eoghan O’Gara goals in Croke Park.

# ref-justice - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

United 'laughing' at officials, Moyes says
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United 'laughing' at officials, Moyes says

Jan 8th 2014, 9:42 AM 7,003 Views 29 Comments

“It’s a two-legged game and I am really looking forward to the second leg,” the Scot said after latest defeat.

# ref-justice - Friday 27 December, 2013

Brendan Rodgers: I didn't mean to question integrity of referee
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Brendan Rodgers: I didn't mean to question integrity of referee

Dec 27th 2013, 4:49 PM 3,980 Views 14 Comments

The Liverpool boss wasn’t happy after the defeat to Man City yesterday.

# ref-justice - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

Warburton unfazed by reunion with Irish ref Rolland
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Warburton unfazed by reunion with Irish ref Rolland

Nov 6th 2013, 12:07 AM 3,338 Views 9 Comments

The Dubliner controversially sent off the Welsh captain in the first half of a 2011 Rugby World Cup semi-final defeat to France.

# ref-justice - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Mark Halsey scores an own goal with memoir of his time as referee
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Mark Halsey scores an own goal with memoir of his time as referee

Sep 19th 2013, 7:40 AM 3,158 Views 2 Comments

With his needy sucking up to some Premier League managers the former referee does himself few favours in Added Time.

# ref-justice - Monday 16 September, 2013

Bismarck du Plessis off the hook as Poite admits yellow card mistake
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Bismarck du Plessis off the hook as Poite admits yellow card mistake

Sep 16th 2013, 11:28 AM 2,365 Views 7 Comments

The Springboks’ hooker had his red card rescinded by Rugby Championship officials today.

# ref-justice - Sunday 25 August, 2013

Brolly: referee gave Mayo a penalty to make up for disallowed goal 'balls-up'
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Brolly: referee gave Mayo a penalty to make up for disallowed goal 'balls-up'

Aug 25th 2013, 5:52 PM 7,184 Views 18 Comments

The former Derry player was in full agreement with his RTÉ punditry partner Pat Spillane for once.

# ref-justice - Monday 12 August, 2013

Daithi Regan: 'Referees are ruining hurling by treating it like football'
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Daithi Regan: 'Referees are ruining hurling by treating it like football'

Aug 12th 2013, 4:21 PM 3,966 Views 16 Comments

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist thinks a football mentality is ruining hurling refereeing.

# ref-justice - Thursday 1 August, 2013

John Allen wants new hurling referees' body
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John Allen wants new hurling referees' body

Aug 1st 2013, 11:53 AM 1,999 Views 1 Comment

“Hurling and football are very different games,” says the Limerick hurling chief.

# ref-justice - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

Malaga to lodge official protest after late drama in Dortmund
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Malaga to lodge official protest after late drama in Dortmund

Apr 10th 2013, 12:02 PM 3,014 Views 7 Comments

‘Our complaint will be aimed at the referees rather than at UEFA. The Champions League is an elite competition and the people in it should be elite level, too.’

# ref-justice - Friday 8 March, 2013

'It doesn't make me feel sad' -- Turkish referee stands by controversial Nani red
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'It doesn't make me feel sad' -- Turkish referee stands by controversial Nani red

Mar 8th 2013, 12:26 PM 1,306 Views 4 Comments

The Manchester United winger was dismissed for dangerous play against Real Madrid.

# ref-justice - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

Manchester United boss Alex Ferguson charged with misconduct by FA
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Manchester United boss Alex Ferguson charged with misconduct by FA

Jan 29th 2013, 6:13 PM 1,182 Views 15 Comments

Fergie has until Friday to respond to the charge, in the wake of his referee outburst.

# ref-justice - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Alex Ferguson escapes punishment for touchline antics during dramatic win over Newcastle
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Alex Ferguson escapes punishment for touchline antics during dramatic win over Newcastle

Dec 27th 2012, 1:05 PM 1,465 Views 9 Comments

The Old Trafford chief berated officials yesterday.

# ref-justice - Monday 10 December, 2012

Ding dong the ref is gone: Gauzère replaced for Munster v Saracens
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Ding dong the ref is gone: Gauzère replaced for Munster v Saracens

Dec 10th 2012, 7:00 PM 3,900 Views 6 Comments

The French referee managed to alienate everyone within a 370-mile radius of Thomond Park on Saturday.

# ref-justice - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Chelsea 'regret' racism charges against referee Mark Clattenburg
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Chelsea 'regret' racism charges against referee Mark Clattenburg

Nov 27th 2012, 5:42 PM 7,054 Views 40 Comments

Last week the Football Association decided to take no disciplinary action whatsoever against Clattenburg.

# ref-justice - Friday 23 November, 2012

Referee chief calls for Chelsea apology
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Referee chief calls for Chelsea apology

Nov 23rd 2012, 7:01 AM 460 Views 0 Comments

Alan Leighton believes the club should say sorry to Mark Clattenburg after he was cleared of racial abuse.

# ref-justice - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Luck evens out over the course of a season, insists Fergie
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Luck evens out over the course of a season, insists Fergie

Mar 29th 2012, 12:34 PM 236 Views 2 Comments

Manchester City executive Patrick Vieira yesterday claimed United get a soft ride from refs at Old Trafford.

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