PLACE YOUR BETS: Who gets sent off today?

There must be something in the air! Referees just love sending players off at The Racecourse! I don’t know why: perhaps the ground was built on the site of an ancient linesman burial ground. Perhaps referees just like showing off in a big stadium. Whisper it, but it might even be because Conference refs are shocking! But for whatever reason, those loveable little critters just … Continue reading PLACE YOUR BETS: Who gets sent off today?

Leader Column: Conference Refs

Here’s my column from last week’s Leader. It forms part of the paper’s comprehensive pre-match coverage every Friday, featuring interviews, an in-depth look at the opposition and lots of statistical analysis. All content in the column (c) I’m getting sick of the Conference. There are a lot of good clubs and an awful lot of nice people in the division. I’ve enjoyed some of … Continue reading Leader Column: Conference Refs