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# Oi ref!

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# Future Focus
Robot referees and genetically engineered 'super athletes': Here's the future of sport
The Sunday Game could look very different ten or twenty years from now.
# mixed emotions
'It was a weird few days': FA Cup final ref Oliver reflects on Buffon incident
Michael Oliver will take charge of the FA Cup final between Chelsea and Manchester United at Wembley Stadium.
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Goalkeeper controversially sent off for escorting pitch invader off the field
We’re not sure the referee has taken the correct decision here.
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Top-flight referee starts Facebook page to explain decisions
Is this the future of refereeing?
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Clint Dempsey went full Paul Galvin for his sending off last night
His Seattle Sounders team finished with just seven men on the field.
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The Redzone: Cowboys Ted, Cowboys
Dallas are through to the Divisional round of the playoffs after farcical scenes last night.
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Loss of referee control at the heart of 2007's 'Battle of Bayonne' -- O'Driscoll
Brian O’Driscoll appealed to Wayne Barnes to restore calm in an infamously unruly World Cup warm-up.
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We're used to fans questioning referee's eyesight but this is ridiculous
Andy Garratt saw the fun in it though.
# thwack
Irish referee floored after copping box-kick clearance to the face
JP Doyle was left red-faced and red-earred at the weekend.
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Didier Drogba nearly decapitated by Porto 'keeper, doesn't win free
We’ve seen the Ivory Coast striker stay down under much lighter challenges.