# Referees

Last year
Red cards part of the process as AIL gets to grips with new tackle height
Anthony Nash: Referees have an impossible job - they need help, not social media pile-ons
‘People are getting phone calls in the middle of the night… A lot of that goes unnoticed’
Referees confirmed for Champions Cup round-of-16 clashes
All time
Referees ‘made to look foolish’ by Premier League’s usage of VAR
URC ref boss says there's too much inconsistency with high tackle decisions
'Do we come down hard on the referees? Yes, we have very honest chats'
Peyper and Gardner among referees for Ireland's Six Nations clashes
Two-thirds of referees leave within two years over abuse, FAI says
Munster hope to resolve refereeing dispute 'as a matter of urgency'
‘A sad day for football’: Dublin youth league fixtures cancelled following referee abuse
IRFU refs Brace and Murphy appointed to European semi-final clashes
Referees appointed for Leinster and Ulster Champions Cup quarter-finals
Refs chief on Clifford's red and why more time should've been played at end of Meath-Mayo
Peyper apologies for 'inappropriate' photo as Owens and Garcès get semi-finals
All Blacks name strong XV as Hansen accuses Erasmus of pressuring referee
World Rugby aims for consistency with new high tackle framework
'We have to protect the head' - GAA referees will crack down on high tackles this summer
'If a clear out is illegal then we need to referee that and get it out of the game'
'It's not surprising. People generally are sceptical of change. That's true in any walk of life.'
Possible lifetime ban to be brought in for people who assault referees
'We paid €650 for a bus to Galway and no linesmen showed up. It's a complete lack of respect'
All-Ireland hurling final ref Owens 'can understand' James McGrath's outrage after snub
Ball-carriers, beware! Clampdown on the leading forearm/elbow continues
How the Pro14 is aiming to bring about 'world-class' refereeing
Despite all the technology in the world, NFL referees continue to be terrible
What role should the TMO play in rugby? A key question for the sport
Munster, Leinster and Ulster set for French refs in first round of Champions Cup
'That's where you're getting so much punishment - three massive free shots'
Here are the 18 football and 10 hurling referees for the 2018 championship
Owens to ref Munster, Leinster get Garcès, and Poite in charge for Connacht
Lions 10 Johnny Sexton proving his doubters wrong once again
Cormac Reilly back in mix to referee football championship after being left out last year
Referees not learning from Coleman incident and more Premier League talking points
Peyper, Garcès and Poite to referee Lions' Tests against All Blacks
Ex-Ireland captain Joy Neville to take charge of potential Women's Six Nations decider
'The black card has been a failure for the association in all respects' - Tyrone official hits out
Premier League running secret trials for video referees
Eamonn O'Hara blasts 'pathetic' refereeing as blight on Gaelic football
Lacey gets Challenge semi with Owens and Poite in charge for Champions Cup