The birth of Refcam – by Roger Dilkes

At you-are-the-ref.com, we are a unique media channel supporting everyone affected by the sport of football. Through the use of modern technology, Refcam, we are...

Reffin’ ‘ell by Matthew Murray BEACH BALL GATE

It was farcical, comical and one of the most bizarre incidents former Sunderland boss Steve Bruce had ever seen – not that he was complaining. Darren...

BACK PASS by Mike Pavasovic LET US SPRAY

THE World Cup threw up many talking points. There was the resurgence of Germany after a 24-year lull, the spectacular end of Brazil's claims...

A FAMILY AFFAIR – DAUGHTER PLAYS, DAD REFS. Matthew Murray reports

IF you think women’s football is soft and gentle, just ask Sam Tierney. The 15-year-old midfielder will captain Sheffield United under 17s this season and...

BACK PASS by Mike Pavasovic A REFEREE ACTUALLY CALLED BASTARD

IT could only happen in football: a referee actually called Bastard. And not just any referee - we're talking about the first one to...

BACK PASS by Mike Pavasovic MAD FRANKIE FRASER

IT'S an ordeal almost every football reporter will have been through - marking the players in his team out of ten and picking a...

BACK PASS by Mike Pavasovic WHAT else could you call it but football?

WHAT else could you call it but football? After all that's exactly what it is - a sport in which the foot propels a...

BACK PASS by Mike Pavasovic Big is definitely beautiful

BIG is most definitely beautiful in the modern game. Advances in diet and training mean that footballers are bigger, stronger and fitter than they...

BACK PASS by Mike Pavasovic Route One

WHEN fans urge a player or a team to take route one, they probably think all they are doing is demanding a direct style...

BACK PASS by Mike Pavasovic. Corrigan

YOUNGSTERS brought upon the Premier League will find it hard to believe pristine pitches are a relatively new innovation. Not too long ago football was...
You Are The Ref are saddened to hear of the passing away of former England captain Jimmy Armfield. Our thoughts are with his family at this time. RIP You Are The Ref are saddened to hear of the passing away of former England captain Jimmy Armfield. Our thoughts are with his family at this time. RIP You Are The Ref are saddened to hear of the passing away of former England captain Jimmy Armfield. Our thoughts are with his family at this time. RIP You Are The Ref are saddened to hear of the passing away of former England captain Jimmy Armfield. Our thoughts are with his family at this time. RIP
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