How big an issue is referee abuse in Manx football?
Manx Radio SportsCast
Monday, 20 February 2023 - 13 minutes
A recent survey of grassroots referees in the UK unearthed some concerning levels of verbal and/or physical abuse towards referees in local football - so how big an issue is it in the Manx game? Isle of Man Referee Development Officer, Paul Hodskinson, sheds more light on the issue and on efforts to recruit more match officials into the sport