HOWARD WEBB RUMORS & GOSSIP

Referee Mark Clattenburg quitting England for Saudi Arabia

LONDON (AP) — Mark Clattenburg, who refereed the top games in world soccer in 2016, is quitting the Premier League for a job in Saudi Arabia. The English refereeing organization announced Clattenburg’s departure in a statement which didn’t specify the role he will take. Former Premier League referee Howard Webb has been director of referees for the Saudi Arabian Football Federation...
Via MyNorthwest.com
13 days ago

Howard Webb to oversee VAR in the United States

The Video Assistant Review implementation will be helmed by the longtime Premier League ref.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
21 days ago

Report: Howard Webb offered MLS job overseeing referees

PRO referees have taken great criticism in MLS. Would Howard Webb be able to change that?
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
November 26, 2016

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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