Proof that linesmen should not wear baseball caps

Posted by - April 11, 2011 - Aston Villa, Kitman, Newcastle United

Offside in the fashion stakes

It’s just plain wrong. Assistant referee Ron Ganfield (we think it was him, anyway) decided to sport a rather trendy baseball cap for yesterday’s Premier League clash between Aston Villa and Newcastle.

Despite the extra piece of kit to keep the sun from his eyes, the funky lino still managed a dodgy offside call.

Having said that, once he was in the shade he did have one decent dribble down the wing…

  • Guest

    Newcastle, not birmingham

  • http://www.offthepost.info Rob Parker

    Indeed.