The Rational Ref by William Lai
Roberto Mancini needs to learn that no-one likes a supergrass in Britain
Manchester City's Italian manager doesn't know why the refs hate him. Someone should tell him that snitching is considered bad form in Britain
William Lai is a qualified soccer referee, instructor and assessor, and has also officiated in England and Australia. As an educator, scientist and social scientist, he is also interested in human behaviour which is why his column offers an alternative and rational commentary of what happens on and off the pitch.