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Improved training of football referees

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Coverage of Dr Thomas Webb's research on the reasons for the decline in English football home advantage and the improved training for referees

 

Period29 Dec 2016 → 23 Jan 2017

References

TitleArsene Wenger charged with misconduct by FA and accused of calling fourth official Anthony Taylor a 'cheat'
Media name/outletTelegraph
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date23/01/17
DescriptionArticle about Arsene Wenger being charged with misconduct by the FA quotes Dr Webb who was part of a research project that interviewed more than 2,000 referees about the Respect campaign and one of the key findings was the importance of ‘buy-in'
Producer/AuthorJeremy Wilson
URLwww.telegraph.co.uk/football/2017/01/23/arsene-wenger-charged-misconduct-fa-anthony-taylor-fracas-arsenals/#provider_moreover
PersonsThomas Webb
TitleOver 800 officials ready to strike over grass-roots trouble
Media name/outletTelegraph
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date18/01/17
DescriptionDr Webb comments on the Respect campaign for referees and getting support from the Premier League
Producer/AuthorJeremy Wilson
URLwww.telegraph.co.uk/football/2017/01/18/800-officials-ready-strike-grass-roots-trouble/#provider_opoint
PersonsThomas Webb
TitleWhy referees no longer favour the home team
Media name/outletThe News
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date5/01/17
DescriptionHigher standards in football refereeing have brought about an end of the home advantage, according to research by Dr Thomas Webb
Producer/AuthorThe News
URLwww.portsmouth.co.uk/news/education/why-referees-no-longer-favour-the-home-team-1-7759144
PersonsThomas Webb
TitleBetter Refs Have Ended Home Advantage In Football
Media name/outletProfit accumulator
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date4/01/17
DescriptionA rise in physical, technical and psychological training for referees has resulted in a pronounced falling away of home advantage.
Producer/Author James McMath
URLhttps://www.profitaccumulator.co.uk/news/sport/better-refs-have-meant-decline-of-home-advantage/
PersonsThomas Webb
TitleRefereeing improvement spells end for home advantage in football
Media name/outletHampshire Chronicle
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date4/01/17
DescriptionHigher standards in football refereeing have brought about an end of the home advantage
Producer/AuthorPress Association
URLwww.hampshirechronicle.co.uk/news/national/15001791.Refereeing_improvement_spells_end_for_home_advantage_in_football/
PersonsThomas Webb
TitleBetter refereeing is signalling end of home advantage for football teams
Media name/outletMirror
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date4/01/17
DescriptionResearchers say officials are unlikely to be swayed by home supporters and fitter referees are coler to the action
Producer/AuthorBen Mitchell
URLwww.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/news/better-refereeing-signalling-end-home-9563648
PersonsThomas Webb
TitleFAIR PLAY, REF Rise in physical, technical and psychological training for referees has resulted in death of home advantage, according to study
Media name/outletThe Sun
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date4/01/17
DescriptionHigher standards of refereeing means the end of home advantage with officials no longer swayed by upset supporters
Producer/AuthorDave Fraser
URLhttps://www.thesun.co.uk/sport/football/2532649/physical-technical-psychological-training-for-referees-resulted-in-death-of-home-advantage/
PersonsThomas Webb
TitleReferee abuse in football
Media name/outletRadio 5 Live
Media typeRadio
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date29/12/16
PersonsThomas Webb

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