HOWARD WEBB RUMORS & GOSSIP

Rapids game Friday will mark first regular-season MLS test for Video Assistant Referee

For the first time in a regular-season Major League Soccer game, league officials will be testing Video Assistant Referee technology Friday when the Rapids host Vancouver as the league prepares to officially implement the replay technology this summer. The league is calling it an “offline” test, meaning it will have no impact on the game, and the officiating crew will do its...
Via The Denver Post
22 days ago

Podcast: Howard Webb on video replay and its influential future in soccer

Via FOX Sports
April 25, 2017

Report: “I never Favoured Manchester United”

One of the most recognizable referees in world football, Howard Webb, brought an end to his decade long career this summer. The 44-year old was widely considered one of the best referees over the last few years and boasted an ... Read More
Via FutnSoccer
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Hulk’s Goal Against Chile Disallowed After Handball Called

Hulk is not having his best day for Brazil Saturday against Chile. After a bad turnover led to Chile’s first goal, Hulk and Brazil believed he had made up for it and put Brazil up after this goal in the 54th minute. However, the goal wasn’t allowed after the ref Howard Webb deemed Hulk used his hand […] The post Hulk’s Goal Against Chile Disallowed After Handball Called...
Via Diehardsport
June 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Webb, Geiger on Brazil refs list

FIFA selected World Cup final referee Howard Webb as one of the 25 who will officiate at this year's tournament in Brazil. Webb, who showed 14 yellow cards and one red in a bad-tempered Spain vs. Netherland final in 2010, was selected ahead of fellow Englishman Mark Clattenburg. Mark Geiger of the United States also was chosen, making him the first American ref at the World Cup...
Via Fox Soccer
January 15, 2014  |  Discuss

FIFA puts World Cup final ref Webb on Brazil list

Adds details. FIFA selected World Cup final referee Howard Webb as one of the 25 who will officiate at this year's tournament in Brazil. Webb, who showed 14 yellow cards and one red in a bad-tempered Spain vs. Netherland final in 2010, was selected ahead of fellow Englishman Mark Clattenburg. Each referee was chosen with his regular team of two assistants. FIFA says a further...
Via Associated Press
January 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Moyes slams Webb after decision

David Moyes slammed referee Howard Webb's decision not to award Manchester United a penalty after a challenge on Ashley Young as "scandalous". United lost the game 2-1 and they were chasing an equalizer when Spurs keeper Hugo Lloris came racing out to meet Young, who was charging into the area. Young got to the ball first, sending an effort towards goal, but was then sent tumbling...
Via Fox Soccer
January 02, 2014  |  Discuss
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