Another Euro 2012 misadventure, another colossal collapse of common sense
Posted by Paul Gardner on Jun. 19, 11:46 p.m.
On Monday, in this column, I ridiculed soccer's attempt to make vital decisions based on supposedly accurate measurement of infinitesimally small distances. On Tuesday, a mere 20 hours later, my strictures were vindicated in the most emphatic way when Euro 2012 came up with an absolutely perfect illustration of the nonsense I was railing against.