Tagged: Guardian

Why are Premier League referees silenced – even into their retirement? | Football | The Guardian

Why are Premier League referees silenced – even into their retirement? | Football | The Guardian

Would it really make a difference to how much abuse referees are subject to? Possibly. I think it would be nice to hear from the referees more often.(Especially in the Premier League)

Your TV football dilemma: spend more and get the same | Barney Ronay | Football | The Guardian

Your TV football dilemma: spend more and get the same | Barney Ronay | Football | The Guardian

While this goes mainly to the British audience, I’m sure some in the US are annoyed with having to pay extra for sports packages that still may not get you everything you want.

Can women’s soccer maintain its World Cup high? | Football | The Guardian

Can women’s soccer maintain its World Cup high? | Football | The Guardian

You would think so. Numbers aside, and the point about the upcoming Olympics is a good one as well, the interest in soccer in the US has grown a lot in general since the 2014 World Cup. Success in 2015 helped and if the US do well again in 2016 then things should continue to progress. Guess we’ll see.