In the case of a referee actioning a “red card” please carry out the following procedure, as agreed by the ARCB committee:
- Call the offending player and his/her Captain.
- Get the offending player’s jersey number.
- Get the offending player’s name.
- Have the team Captain confirm the offending player’s name.
- Issue the red card.
When completing your email “match report” reply, after the match, please record both the name and the jersey number of the “red carded player” also noting that this name was confirmed by the team Captain.
After the match, please ring / Whatsapp Secretary John Martin at (087-2475929) to notify of Red card or a serious incident. If unsuccessful, please contact Tom Horkan at (086- 2458650 ). The details will be discussed.
Include player’s name and number in the title of your report, noting that the name of the offending player was confirmed by the team Captain. Refer to latest Law Book for correct Law number, eg Law 9.12
Find both .doc and .pdf copies of the red card report form below.
Examples of red card reports (with video clips) can be found here
Please ensure to complete the red card report as soon as possible and return to the Honorary Secretary.
Referee Sending Off Form (doc)
Referee Sending Off Form (pdf)