Clampdown on violent play? Believe it when you see it
Posted by Paul Gardner on Aug. 26, 7:38 p.m.
UEFA's head of referees, Pierluigi Collina, has issued a proclamation detailing what he expects from referees in this coming European season. And a pretty healthy-sounding proclamation it is, too. Top of his list: Referees must be much quicker to punish rough tackling.