There are going to be lots of these decisions to be made in the first few weeks of the season, while the new rules are understood.
The Sin Bin is the stronger option - 10 mins set down, as apposed to a fine! but in the last 10 mins of the game, it is effectively a sending off.
On the BBC website, Stevenage have been fined for sexist comments against a female official. The article seems to be they are moaning about being fined - would a points deduction be more effective?
In North Riding, there has been presentations, and emails that every clubs should be aware. Some step 7/8 clubs are starting pre season next week..... League does not start until end of August.
As with any changes to LOTG, clubs should be aware. Treat them as they know - not your...
An article in todays' Daily Mail - No I didn't have access to it wen I wrote my post (#71 on other thread ).
Last season, Sian was the only EPL AR. But on EFL list there was 3...
I think the biggest problem is that none of the referees or teams had used VAR before. While some of the VAR officials will have, the lack of experience of the on field teams (all 3!) cause the issues.
And FIFA have taken women referees from around the world to do the matches. Most of them will...
Welcome to the dark side - observing, etc. My one regret in life was stopping refereeing when I did, but being able to help referee development allows you to give good advice back to the new referees. But I am not sure @Darius and @es1 would agree......;)