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Dr Thomas Webb

Senior Lecturer

  1. 2019
  2. Published

    Prepare for peak performance: Elite level preparation for any level

    Dr Thomas Webb, 22 May 2019, RefLIVE.

    Research output: Other contribution

  3. Early online

    Are professional footballers becoming lighter and more ectomorphic? Implications for talent identification and development

    Alan Nevill, Imudianosa Okojie, Julian Smith, Peter O'Donoghue & Dr Thomas Webb, 21 Mar 2019, In: International Journal of Sports Science & Coaching.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  4. Published

    Understanding referee experience and abuse

    Dr Thomas Webb, 4 Jan 2019, UEFA Direct, 182, p. 34-35 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

  5. 2018
  6. Published

    Respect? An investigation into the experience of referees in Association Football

    Jamie Cleland, Jimmy O'Gorman & Dr Thomas Webb, 1 Dec 2018, In: International Review for the Sociology of Sport. 53, 8, p. 960-974 15 p., 0.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  7. Published

    Managing match officials: The influence of business and the impact of finance in an era of Premier League dominance

    Dr Thomas Webb, 28 Nov 2018, Routledge Handbook of Football Business and Management. Chadwick, S., Parnell, D., Widdop, P. & Anagnostopoulos, C. (eds.). 1 ed. Oxon: Taylor & Francis, (Routledge International Handbooks).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  8. Published

    An explorative investigation of referee abuse in English rugby league

    Dr Thomas Webb, Dr Mike Rayner & Professor Richard Thelwell, 30 Jun 2018, In: Journal of Applied Sport Management. 10, 2

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  9. 2017
  10. Published

    Book review: Spanish Football and Social Change: Sociological Investigations

    Dr Thomas Webb, 7 Sep 2017, In: The International Journal of the History of Sport. 34, 3-4, p. 295-296 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article reviewpeer-review

  11. Early online

    The distribution of power through a media campaign: the Respect Program, referees and abuse in association football

    Dr Thomas Webb, Jamie Cleland & Jimmy O'Gorman, 26 Jul 2017, In: Journal of Global Sport Management. 2, 3, p. 162-181 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  12. Published

    Abuse towards referees – we need a cultural change

    Dr Thomas Webb, 1 Jun 2017

    Research output: Other contribution

  13. Published

    Elite soccer referees: Officiating in the Premier League, La Liga and Serie A

    Dr Thomas Webb, 22 Apr 2017, Taylor & Francis. 264 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportMonographpeer-review

  14. Published

    Elite refereeing structures in England: a perfect model or a challenging invention?

    Dr Thomas Webb, Feb 2017, In: Soccer & Society. 18, 1, p. 47-62

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  15. 2016
  16. Early online

    The impact of referee training: reflections on the reduction of home advantage in Association Football

    Dr Thomas Webb, Dr Matt Dicks, Professor Richard Thelwell & Alan Nevill, 26 Dec 2016, In: Soccer & Society. 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  17. Published

    Mark Halsey incident suggests football referee system in England needs reforming

    Dr Thomas Webb, 7 Sep 2016, The Conversation.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

  18. Published

    Leading elite association football referees: challenges in the cross-cultural organization of a geographically dispersed group

    Dr Thomas Webb, Dr Chris Wagstaff, Dr Mike Rayner & Professor Richard Thelwell, Jul 2016, In: Managing Sport and Leisure. 21, 3, p. 105-123

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  19. Published

    'Knight of the Whistle': W. P. Harper and the impact of the media on an Association Football referee

    Dr Thomas Webb, Mar 2016, In: The International Journal of the History of Sport. 33, 3, p. 306-324

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  20. Published

    Sportsmanship from a referee's perspective: a case study of four sports

    Dr Thomas Webb & Dr Mike Rayner, 29 Feb 2016, Sportsmanship: multidisciplinary perspectives. Delaney, T. (ed.). McFarland, p. 162-172

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  21. Early online

    Referees and the media: a difficult relationship but an unavoidable necessity

    Dr Thomas Webb, 28 Jan 2016, In: Soccer & Society.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  22. Published

    The occurrence of referee abuse in Rugby Union: evidence and measures through an online survey

    Dr Mike Rayner, Dr Thomas Webb & Hayley Webb, 1 Jan 2016, In: International Journal of Sport Management, Recreation and Tourism. 21, d, p. 66-81

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  23. 2015
  24. Published

    Benchmarking report on referee structures and training in England in comparison with Spain and Italy

    Dr Thomas Webb, 2015, Professional Game Match Officials LTD.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  25. Published

    “He’s taken a Dive”: cultural comparisons of elite referee responses to reduced player behaviour in Association Football

    Dr Thomas Webb & Professor Richard Thelwell, 2015, In: Sport, Business and Management: An International Journal. 5, 3, p. 242-258

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

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