"The referee apparently suffered from a strange form of paralysis that prevented him from pulling a yellow card from his pocket until late in the game, despite a plethora of bodies in blue that
littered the field."
-- Seattle Reign press release on the NWSL team's 1-1 tie with the Portland Thorns. The comments (since deleted) and those of general manager and coach Laura
about the refereeing of Matthew Kreitzer
earned the Reign an undisclosed fine from the league. (The Oregonian