Sunday, 20 June 2021

UEFA EURO 2020 Match 26: Italy - Wales (discussion)

Ovidiu Hațegan in charge of Italy - Wales as second appearance at EURO 2020. Comments about his performance. 


UEFA EURO 2020 Match 25: Switzerland - Turkey (discussion)

Slavko Vinčić second game at EURO 2020: Switzerland - Turkey in Baku. Let's comment here his performance. 



2021/22 UEFA Champions League Preliminary round

Referee appointments for the preliminary round of 2021/22 UEFA Champions League, a mini-tournament to be played in Albania. 


UEFA EURO 2020 - Referee appointments - 22 June 2021

Referee appointments at EURO 2020. Games to be played on Tuesday 22 June 2021. 


Saturday, 19 June 2021

UEFA EURO 2020 Match 22: Spain - Poland (discussion)

Daniele Orsato in charge of his second EURO 2020 game: Spain - Poland. Comments about his performance can be posted in this discussion. 


UEFA EURO 2020 Match 24: Portugal - Germany (discussion)

Anthony Taylor will officiate Portugal - Germany and this will be his second game at EURO 2020. Discussion about his performance. 


UEFA EURO Analysis: Day Eight (SWESVK, CROCZE, ENGSCO)

A day decided by three penalty area decisions - Daniel Siebert instantly pointed to the spot, Carlos del Cerro Grande did too after an on-field review; Antonio Mateu Lahoz said no however in the British derby. Let's look deeper at them, and the wider performances, in this post. 


UEFA EURO 2020 Match 23: Hungary - France (discussion)

Debut for Michael Oliver at EURO 2020, discussion about his performance.  



UEFA EURO 2020 - Referee appointments - 21 June 2021

Referee appointments at EURO 2020. Games to be played on Monday 21 June 2021. 


Friday, 18 June 2021

UEFA EURO 2020 Match 20: England - Scotland (discussion)

Antonio Mateu Lahoz in charge of England - Scotland, we discuss here his performance. 


UEFA EURO 2020 Match 19: Croatia - Czech Republic (discussion)

Carlos del Cerro grande will officiate Croatia - Czech Republic in Glasgow, let's comment his performance here. 


UEFA EURO 2020 Match 21: Sweden - Slovakia (discussion)

Second appearance for Daniel Siebert, about to officiate Sweden - Slovakia in group E. Discussion about his performance. 


UEFA EURO Analysis: Day Seven (UKRMKD, DENBEL, NEDAUT)

The first two on-field reviews of this tournament occurred on the same day and our guest trio from CONMEBOL took charge of their first match, as we reached halfway through the group stage. How did the officials get on? This post takes a closer look. 

UEFA EURO 2020 - Referee appointments - 20 June 2021

Matchday 3 starts at EURO 2020. Referee appointments for group A games, to be played on Sunday 20 June 2021. 


UEFA EURO 2020 - Referee predictions - Matchday 2 Results

 Please find below the results of MD2. 


Thursday, 17 June 2021

UEFA EURO 2020 Match 17: Netherlands - Austria (discussion)

Orel Grinfeeld in charge of Netherlands - Austria, his debut at EURO 2020. Let's comment here. 


UEFA EURO 2020 Match 16: Denmark - Belgium (discussion)

Björn Kuipers  makes 2020 EURO debut in Denmark - Belgium, let's discuss here his performance.
 

UEFA EURO 2020 Match 18: Ukraine - North Macedonia (discussion)

The guest from CONMEBOL, Fernando Rapallini, is about to make his debut at EURO 2020. Let's discuss his performance here. 


UEFA EURO Analysis: Day Six (FINRUS, TURWAL, ITASUI)

The first matches in the second round of group stage matches offered no change in the general narrative of this EURO's officiating - good performances in not too-challenging games. Full breakdown of what happened in this post. 

UEFA EURO 2020 - Referee appointments - 19 June 2021

Last set of Matchday2 appointments, referees in charge of 19 June games. 


Wednesday, 16 June 2021

UEFA EURO 2020 - Referee predictions - Matchday 3

 Matchday 3 Round for our predictions game about EURO 2020 referees. 


UEFA EURO 2020 Match 14: Italy - Switzerland (discussion)

Sergei Karasev in charge of Italy - Switzerland. Comments about his performance can be posted here. 



UEFA EURO 2020 Match 13: Turkey - Wales (discussion)

Debut of Portuguese Artur Dias in Turkey - Wales, let's comment his performance here. 


UEFA EURO 2020 Match 15: Finland - Russia (discussion)

Danny Makkelie is the first referee to officiate a second game, Finland - Russia, opener of MD2 at EURO 2020. Let's comment here his performance. 


UEFA EURO Analysis: Day Five (HUNPOR, FRAGER)

A great day of EURO action! Both Cüneyt Çakır and Carlos del Cerro Grande's respective teams contributed to that with good, expected-level pieces of officiating - performances we will look deeper into during this post. 

 

UEFA EURO 2020 - Referee appointments - 18 June 2021

Referee appointments at EURO 2020. The following referees will take control of the games to be played on 18 June 2021. 


Tuesday, 15 June 2021

UEFA EURO 2020 Match 12: France - Germany (discussion)

Carlos del Cerro Grande is about to referee France - Germany. Good luck! 



UEFA EURO 2020 Match 11: Hungary - Portugal (discussion)

Cüneyt Çakır ready to officiate Hungary - Portugal, we can discuss his performance in this topic. 



UEFA EURO Analysis: Day Four (SCOCZE, POLSVK, ESPSWE)

More good days for UEFA - three successful officiating performances on the first full weekday of competition; after eight matches without a red card, Grzegorz Krychowiak became the first player ejected. Thoughts on that decision and the rest of the matches in this post. 

UEFA EURO 2020 - Referee appointments - 17 June 2021

Matchday 2 continues with Thursday 17 June games. Here you can find the referees appointed by committee. 


Copa América 2021 - Discussion Page

A comment section for all things relating to the CONMEBOL Copa América 2021, hosted by Brazil from June 13 - July 10. 


Monday, 14 June 2021

UEFA EURO 2020 Match 9: Spain - Sweden (discussion)

Slavko Vinčić performance in Spain - Sweden can be discussed in this topic. 


UEFA EURO 2020 Match 10: Poland - Slovakia (discussion)

 Ovidiu Haţegan in charge of Poland - Slovakia in group E. Discussion about his performance. 


UEFA EURO Analysis: Day Three (ENGCRO, AUTMKD, NEDUKR)

13 June ought to be remembered as the day that EURO 2020 'came alive' - at least from our (refereeing) perspective. Easily the best game so far for football fans, and the most interesting for us happened in this trio of matches. UEFA can still be pleased with the wider perception of their officials, however it also contained the first weaker performance thus far. Dissected in this post. 


UEFA EURO 2020 Match 8: Scotland - Czech Republic (discussion)

Daniel Siebert makes his debut at EURO 2020. Let's comment here his performance. 


UEFA EURO 2020 - Referee appointments - 16 June 2021

Matchday 2 starts with Wednesday 16 June games. Here you can find the referees appointed by committee. 


Sunday, 13 June 2021

UEFA EURO 2020 Match 5: Netherlands - Ukraine (discussion)

Felix Brych in charge of Netherlands - Ukraine. Discussion about his perfomance. 


UEFA EURO 2020 - Referee predictions - Matchday 2

Matchday 2 Round for our predictions game about EURO 2020 referees. 


UEFA EURO 2020 Match 6: Austria - North Macedonia (discussion)

Andreas Ekberg will referee Austria - North Macedonia. Here you can discuss about his performance. 


UEFA EURO Analysis: Day Two (WALSUI, DENFIN, BELRUS)

A series of matches where the refereeing was quite rightly not our primary focus; as blog, a community, we pass on our prayers to Christian Eriksen. As for the officials - a very good start for UEFA! Wider synopsis in the post below. 

UEFA EURO 2020 Match 7: England - Croatia (discussion)

Daniele Orsato performance in England - Croatia will be discussed in this topic. 


UEFA EURO 2020 - Referee predictions - Matchday 1 Results

Please find below the results of MD1. 


UEFA EURO 2020 - Referee appointments - 15 June 2021

Last set of MD1 appointments  at EURO 2020. 


Saturday, 12 June 2021

UEFA EURO 2020 Match 4: Belgium - Russia (discussion)

Antonio Mateu Lahoz in charge of Belgium - Russia, let's discuss his perfomance here. 


UEFA EURO 2020 Match 3: Denmark - Finland (discussion)

Anthony Taylor's performance in Denmark - Finland can be discussed here. 


UEFA EURO 2020 Match 2: Wales - Switzerland (discussion)

Let's discuss here the performance of Clément Turpin in Wales - Switzerland, group A. 


UEFA EURO Analysis: Day One (TURITA)

UEFA will be happy with how Danny Makkelie and his team in Rome and Nyon opened UEFA EURO 2020. The Dutch referee sent the desired signal with regards assessing handling, and his wider performance was sound. Full breakdown in this post.


UEFA EURO 2020 - Referee appointments - 14 June 2021

EURO 2020,  referee appointments for  Monday 14 June 2021. 


Friday, 11 June 2021

UEFA EURO 2020 Match 1: Turkey - Italy (discussion)

EURO 2020 kick off is very close: let's discuss here the performance of Danny Makkelie in the opening game between Turkey and Italy. 


UEFA EURO 2020 - Referee appointments - 13 June 2021

EURO 2020,  appointments for the third day of the tournament, with three games to be played on Sunday 13 June 2021.