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Reading vs Fulham (Teamsheet)

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  1. Liam Chinery

    Liam Chinery New Member Level 7 Referee

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    Reading submit their teamsheet week in week out with the number 13 on the substitutes bench labelled as 'Reading Fans'. http://imgur.com/a/zJZOp (Image cuts off the number, but you get the jist)

    Now I understand the tongue in cheek nature of this in relation to the fans being the extra man. However with regards to any of the laws that have a different sanction based on whether the offender is a 'Team Official' or an 'Outside Agent'.

    How would you restart play if a Reading fan interfered with play?
     
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  4. drahc

    drahc Well-Known Member Level 3 Referee Observer/Tutor

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    Good hypothetical question. However, it's quite simpe. As the referee, you cross the name of the list with both secretaries present. Anyway, they've named 8 subs when they can only name 7. And this is the match programme team sheet, not the official team sheet.
     
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    It probably wasn't on the official team sheet and was done for the cameras.
     
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    drahc Well-Known Member Level 3 Referee Observer/Tutor

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    Hence my comment "And this is the match programme team sheet, not the official team sheet" :)
     
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    Good luck with checking the equipment with that lot!!! :)
     
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    The official team sheet wouldn't even have space for an 8th sub.
     
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    Apparently the Reading Fans voted themselves MOM... Who knew!!!
     
  10. AaronAvery

    AaronAvery Member Level 7 Referee

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    Imagine the arm ache after sending that lot off!
     

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