Referees in the media will be published at the beginning of the week on the Dutch Referee Blog and provides remarkable or interesting quotes and links to articles worth reading. Week 7 and 8.
The FA has suspended Dean Mohareb after the second time he got arrested for computer hacking. Full story about Mohareb’s arrest on The Guardian. The arrested referee has been caught earlier by the police for something similar.[perfect_quotes id=”2505″]
Fifa Assistant referee Sean Hurd tells on In The Opinion Of The Referee (ITOOTR) about staying focused when a referee overrules you – and more, so check out the ITOOTR video.
Confederation of African Football (CAF) secretary-general expected a better standard for referees at the Africa Cup of Nations. Tunisian referee Slim Jdidi was suspended after a doubtfoul performance at Burkina Faso – Ghana.
Phil Setshedi, former South African assistant coach, has been sentenced to eight years in jail for trying to bribe a referee to help a lower-league team.