Behold: the first admission in the national media that there is a referee problem



By Tony Attwood There is an article in the Guardian “VAR still a work in progress so expect more controversy and occasional fury” by Barry Glendenning which (obviously) takes a look at the issue of VAR this season. In the midst of this article, the author turns to criticising commentator Richard Keys, and in so …

Why does the media always excuse the FA when there is chaos at a match?



By Bulldog Drummond The headline in the Daily Mail expresses the media’s attitude: “Time to ban Hungary thugs”.  Their article opens, “The Football Association vowed to launch an investigation and file a report to FIFA after racism from Hungary fans marred yet another World Cup qualifier with England and they were also involved in violent …