Author Archives: Alex King

Premier League: Time for Refereeing Academies?

Posted on by Alex King
Mike Jones

Following a game that hinged on two contentious refereeing decisions, West Ham manager Sam Allardyce last week came out with an interesting concept that perhaps deserves more attention than his usual sardonic post-match complaints: an academy for referees. While Allardyce’s … Continue reading

He May Have Made a Mistake, But I Still Respect Carlos Tevez

Posted on by Alex King

Manchester City’s Carlos Tevez has been relentlessly slated in the press for his apparent refusal to come off the bench to aid his struggling teammates in what transpired to be a rather frightened display from City against a superior Bayern … Continue reading