Premier League referees in Week 15 | 2nd December 17 - 3rd December 17

This week YATR’s Dean Mohareb  called for more appointments for Messrs Tierney, Kavanagh and Attwell, and at least that call has been answered for...

Martinez sees red in MLS Cup semi final after VAR review

Houston Dynamo midfielder Tomas Martinez received a red card in yesterday's Western Conference Semi-Final second leg in Seattle after the Video Assistant Referee helped identify an incident...

Mark Halsey Kilimanjaro Diary | Day 8-11

Excitement was building throughout the team, albeit wearily, of reaching the summit. It had been a long and hard eight days prior, but we...

Premier League referees in Week 14 | 27th November 17 - 28th November 17

You don't have to look too far for contested decisions from Matchday 13, be it a Southampton penalty appeal denied by Kevin Friend, which...
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Time to root out this “go down if contact” culture

The Premier League’s first “cheating” charge has gone right to the heart of the culture that You Are The Ref believes needs to be...

A poor weekend in the Premier League | Mark Halsey

By Mark Halsey, former FIFA and Premier League Referee, You Are The Ref Senior Referee Coach As a referee you've got to be careful with...

Premier League referees in Week 13 | 24th November 17 - 26th November 17

Matchday 12 may well go down in PL history for the debut of the FA's retrospective panel on simulation, following Oumar Niasse's successful deception...
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Academy winners reach new heights

After giving our Kilimanjaro Challenge You Are The Ref Academy winners a couple of weeks to wind down and recover following their trek through...

Sports Psychology – Goal Setting

I can’t believe I’ve written 7 blogs without covering goal-setting! A mainstay of sport psychology, there are actually a number of ways to look...

DOGSO Webinar

We held a DOGSO webinar on the 8th of November on our Academy website where members had the opportunity to revise the LOTG with You...
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