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Moment referee collapses on the pitch during Africa Cup of Nations qualifier between Ivory Coast and Ethiopia (video)

The Africa Cup of Nations qualifier between Ivory Coast and Ethiopia witnessed a scary scene after the center referee collapsed on the pitch. The incident occurred...

Angry fans beat up match officials with center referee losing some of his teeth in Ghana division one league match (photos)

A team of Ghanaian referees were beaten by angry fans in the Division One League match-week 14 game on Sunday afternoon, March 28.      According to Ghanaian media,...

‘I can’t apologise’ – Chelsea icon, John Obi Mikel says he won’t say sorry to ex

Former Nigerian international and Chelsea icon, John Obi Mikel has said he won’t apologize to ex-Premier League referee Mark Clattenburg over the 2012 racism row....

Referee chased off the pitch into car park by players during Bulgarian football match (video)

A match in the fourth tier of Bulgarian football had to be abandoned after 21 minutes due to the referee being chased from the pitch by players and other match...

Female footballer beats up female referee

A football match in Ghana took a sad twist as a female referee was reportedly assaulted by a female footballer.   Referee Faizatu Jakpa was attacked and beaten up by a...

Referee, Mike Dean asks not to officiate this weekend’s Premier League fixtures after receiving death threats

Premier league referee, Mike Dean will not officiate in the Premier League this weekend after receiving abuse and death threats following controversial red cards given...

‘He’s not a racist’ – Demba Ba and Romanian referee Coltescu finally reconcile following racism storm in PSG vs Basaksehir clash

Former Senegal international footballer, Ousmane N’Doye has come out to claim he has brokered peace between Demba Ba and Sebastian Coltescu. Coltescu and Ba made...

Stephanie Frappart set to make history as the first female referee to take charge of a men’s Champions League

French referee, Stephanie Frappart will become the first-ever female official to referee a men’s Champions League game when she oversees Juventus vs Dynamo Kiev on...