Howard Webb believes that the introduction of Video Assistant Referee system will put an end to diving within the game.
He said that divers have been affecting the team negatively and that it is high time to bring this to an end.
The former referee said that it is never easy for a referee to distinguish a dive…
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Real Madrid’s 2-o win over Club America, a Mexican team during the club World Cup semi-final saw the footballing body, FIFA make use of video replays in a trial usage.
However, the technology was during the match, blasted by Luka Modric and Cristiano Ronaldo after it took nearly a minute for Ronaldo’s injury goal to be confirmed as confusion took…
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Retired referee, Howard Webb, has been making comments on recent EPL games especially in light of controversies as the season almost ends.
Referee Jon Moss sent off Leicester goal forward Jamie Vardy for diving and awarded West Ham a contentious penalty when he pointed to the spot after minimal contact between Andy Carroll and Jeff Schlupp in the closing seconds of a crucial…
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Howard Webb believes that the referees, these days, get criticized a bit too much for their mistakes and it hurts them.
Webb himself had been a high class referee for a number of years before quitting the job following the last World Cup.
Webb says that referees are also human beings and thus, it’s just not possible that they keep making…
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Former Premier League referee Howard Webb has rejected suggestions that the issue of diving is getting worse with every season. A number of players have already been booked for simulation in the first half of the season.
Chelsea have especially been found wanting in this department, as players like Diego Costa and Cesc Fabregas have been cautioned for this reason. Many managers have…
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