yellow card

  1. R

    [Junior] Giving cards in U19 games?

    Hi everyone, I was just wondering about what the general consensus is with giving yellow/red cards to U19 players? I was playing in an U18 game last weekend where one of our players committed a dangerous dump tackle which in my eyes would have been a clear yellow card offence in a senior match...
  2. C

    Punching fighting. If punches miss, is that not a red then ?

    Just a question about an U19's game recently. Mass brawl broke out. I saw 2 players in the middle of it all trading punches at each other. If the punches were just swung and not landed, would you tend to give them a yellow instead of red ? I took the view that aiming ans swinging a fist at an...
  3. J

    Dangerous Play vs Foul Play - Assistant Referee Question

    Hey, Sorry, I know this isn't the right place for this question, but it's the only place I'm currently allowed to post in. I just became certified as a referee and I wanted to start out as an assistant referee / touch judge before diving in head first into refereeing full games. I was...
  4. K

    U13 yellow Card

    Would like your thoughts on the following (Note - I was a coach at the time so I am aware that I have an extremely one-sided viewpoint of the event) Black is winning the match comfortably and yellow are struggling for parity. Referee becomes extremely harsh on Black an penalises at every scrum...