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#Mark Clattenburg

# mark-clattenburg - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Mark Clattenburg claims he quit refereeing because of Jose Mourinho

The referee says he was subject of a tirade from the Manchester United manager after a game at Stoke in January

# mark-clattenburg - Monday 4 December, 2017

Referee Clattenburg admits allowing Spurs to 'self-destruct' and lose the title

Tottenham’s clash with Chelsea proved key in handing the Premier League to Leicester City in 2016.

# mark-clattenburg - Thursday 16 February, 2017

One of the Premier League's top referees is quitting to move to Saudi Arabia

Mark Clattenburg is leaving English football.

# mark-clattenburg - Saturday 11 February, 2017

Referee Clattenburg apologised for Alexis handball goal at half-time

Andrew Robertson says the referee admitted he’d been wrong to allow the Chilean’s controversial opening goal to stand at the Emirates Stadium

# mark-clattenburg - Friday 30 December, 2016

# mark-clattenburg - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

# mark-clattenburg - Friday 8 July, 2016

Football's favourite lip-licker Mark Clattenburg to referee Euro 2016 final

Premier League ref gets the nod for France v Portugal.

# mark-clattenburg - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Another magical Payet moment but Delaney scores in controversial Palace comeback

Mark Clattenburg’s decision to send off Cheikhou Kouyate has come in for plenty of criticism.

# mark-clattenburg - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

We'll Leave It There So: Ticket upset for Irish fans, the Ed Sheeran effect & all today's sport

Catch up on all of the biggest stories of the day including the latest on Jack Grealish and Ireland.

Mark Clattenburg won't referee this weekend after attending an Ed Sheeran gig

The Premier League official allegedly broke protocol before the West Brom and Crystal Palace game.

# mark-clattenburg - Saturday 15 February, 2014

Sheffield Wednesday-Charlton FA Cup tie postponed

Only three matches in the competition will now take place today.

# mark-clattenburg - Friday 3 January, 2014

Saints angered after Clattenburg cleared of ‘abusing and insulting’ Adam Lallana

The Premier League club saw an official complaint to the Professional Game Match Officials Board thrown out.

# mark-clattenburg - Monday 16 September, 2013

Former ref: I rang Alex Ferguson and asked for his help in racism row

Mark Halsey reveals details of what was a “very good relationship” with former Manchester United boss.

# mark-clattenburg - Monday 22 April, 2013

6 months after 'monkey' allegations, Clattenburg will ref Chelsea game

The referee was accused, by midfielder Ramires, of using inappropriate language towards John Obi Mikel.

# mark-clattenburg - Thursday 6 December, 2012

Mikel handed three-match ban after United race row

The midfielder has been punished for clashing with match officials following the controversial 3-2 defeat.

# mark-clattenburg - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Chelsea 'regret' racism charges against referee Mark Clattenburg

Last week the Football Association decided to take no disciplinary action whatsoever against Clattenburg.

# mark-clattenburg - Monday 26 November, 2012

Premier League: Villas-Boas tight-lipped over sick 'stabbing' chants

Sam Allardyce also took a leaf out of Arsene Wenger’s book, saying: “If I didn’t hear it, I can’t condemn it.”

# mark-clattenburg - Sunday 25 November, 2012

Mark the date: Managers praise returning referee Clattenburg

Both Big Sam and AVB were happy with the official on his return to duty.

Opinion: Chelsea should be docked points for Clattenburg accusations

Their behaviour, and subsequent refusal to apologise for it, warrants a severe punishment, writes Paul Fennessy.

# mark-clattenburg - Friday 23 November, 2012

In the clear but Mark Clattenburg admits he feared for his refereeing career

Premier League official Clattenburg was cleared by the Football Association yesterday of racially abusing John Obi Mikel.

Referee chief calls for Chelsea apology

Alan Leighton believes the club should say sorry to Mark Clattenburg after he was cleared of racial abuse.

# mark-clattenburg - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Cleared: FA throw out racism complaint against referee Mark Clattenburg

The Premier League referee has “no case to answer” while Chelsea midfielder Jon Obi Mikel faces a charge over abusive language.

# mark-clattenburg - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Chelsea approach to Clattenburg allegations questioned

Neither the Stamford Bridge club nor John Obi Mikel forwarded their claims about the official to the police.

# mark-clattenburg - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Met Police drop Clattenburg investigation

FA Investigation will continue with results expected later this week.

# mark-clattenburg - Monday 12 November, 2012

Clattenburg to miss another weekend of Premier League action

The referee could know his fate by the end of this week, following an investigation into his conduct during Chelsea’s clash with Manchester United.

# mark-clattenburg - Saturday 10 November, 2012

Juan Mata: I heard nothing from Clattenburg during United game

Mata has now admitted he did not hear Clattenburg mutter anything at all, but reminded people that the matter is being handled by the FA.

# mark-clattenburg - Monday 5 November, 2012

Clattenburg sidelined again amid 'racism' row

The referee will sit out a second weekend of fixtures following the allegations made by Chelsea.

# mark-clattenburg - Saturday 3 November, 2012

Kluivert: I was racially abused in Premier League

The FC Twente coach says he didn’t draw attention to it at the time as he felt a reaction would make the abuse effective.

Referees mulling over a Chelsea boycott - Report

Former Premier League official Clive Wilkes says many of his colleagues are disillusioned after the controversy with Chelsea.

# mark-clattenburg - Friday 2 November, 2012

Fergie: I don't believe the allegations against Mark Clattenburg

“There’s no way a referee would stoop to that. I’m convinced about that. So, that’s where I stand. I don’t believe it.”

# mark-clattenburg - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Chelsea to investigate fan's 'monkey' gesture during defeat of Man Utd

“The club will be examining all available footage and asks anyone who can identify the individual to contact the club.”

# mark-clattenburg - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Chelsea lodge official complaint against referee Mark Clattenburg

“We will cooperate fully with The FA and the police as they each investigate the matter,” a club statement reads.

# mark-clattenburg - Tuesday 30 October, 2012

Warnock condemns Chelsea over ref saga

‘I’m sure he might have said a few things but if Chelsea had won that game there would not have been one iota of a complaint.’

Clattenburg controversy: Mata, Torres did not hear comment, says Romeu

“From what I have understood they didn’t hear anything,” Chelsea midfielder Oriel Romeu tells Spanish radio.

The Morning Score: Tuesday

Welcome to the four-day week. Here’s everything you need to know this morning.

# mark-clattenburg - Monday 29 October, 2012

Clattenburg controversy: FA investigation underway

The game’s governing body in England has issued a short, sharp statement today.

Chelsea lodge Clattenburg complaint

Controversial referee accused of using “inappropriate language.”

# mark-clattenburg - Sunday 11 September, 2011

Kenny thinks that criticising refs could help Liverpool's cause

The Reds boss showed his frustration after Liverpool’s first defeat of the season yesterday.

# mark-clattenburg - Monday 28 February, 2011

Wayne Rooney escapes punishment for elbow on Ireland's James McCarthy

England striker has no case to answer, says Football Association despite damning video footage.