Mark Clattenburg on the referee’s Christmas Party, Thierry Henry’s handball and the biggest diver in football

Nov 23, 2020, 07:30 AM
Tom takes a seat on the bench as Paddy and Ruby chat with one of the most high profile referees of the modern era, Mark Clattenburg.

Mark discusses what it was like refereeing big names, taking a one match ban to go to an Ed Sheeran concert and how the referee’s Christmas Party was actually “boring as f*ck”. He has strong views on VAR, the future of football refereeing and why Newcastle Utd should have won the League. He also really, really, really, really doesn’t care what anyone thinks about his tattoos.
 
It’s Ruby Walsh and Paddy Power in conversation with Mark Clattenburg and it’s coming to you straight “From The Horse’s Mouth”…