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Synonyms for refereeing

the act of umpiring

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Refereeing is an increasingly common topic in post-match interviews in the Spor Toto Super League this season.
This hub is a fantastic way of supporting existing referees who are studying at Newcastle University as well as creating opportunities for those who wish to get into refereeing.
GULF NEWS: What do you think about the standard of refereeing this season?
While never anticipating Dave Pearson moving from active refereeing at this early stage, the referee coaching role within the Six Nations affords him a wonderful opportunity move to the next stage of his working life," said 1995 World Cup final referee Morrison.
THRILLED "I'd like to thank the SFA and head of referee development John Fleming for their support - not just to myself but the whole refereeing fraternity - and also to Hugh Dallas who remains a huge supporter and champion for Scottish refereeing in his position at UEFA.
The skills now for refereeing are less about being the 'man in black' and more about being a manager of decisions.
John proved a faultless administrator, providing and supporting the structure essential for the smooth running of a foremost refereeing body.
Helen, who has been refereeing for eight years, said it was the first time an all-female team had been in charge in the history of both the Wearside League, and all the north east supply leagues.
At the base of the discussion about decisions is the question as to whether refereeing is an art or a craft (Plessner and Betsch, 2002).
Refereeing the game is extremely difficult, however they are not beyond criticism.
The aim of the course is to enjoy an introduction to refereeing, remembering the main aim is to produce a decent referee at the end of the course.
It's the latest attempt by bemused people within the game to make refereeing a sport which stands on its own.
Summary: Riyadh, Jun 18, SPA -- Prince Nawaf bin Faisal bin Fahd bin Abdulaziz, Vice General President of Youth Welfare, congratulated international Saudi soccer referee Khalil Jalal on his successful refereeing performance during the 2010 World Cup match between France and Mexico yesterday evening.
The Bulgarian Football Union has dismissed its refereeing commission for the second time in 15 months, citing an increasing number of mistakes from officials.
CHILDREN'S football in Coventry is caught in a vicious cycle of refereeing shortages and touchline abuse, according to a prominent city referee.