What are referees?

Some articles on referee, referees:

James Leckie
... Leckie (born 27 November 1975) is a rugby union referee from Sydney, Australia ... a teacher and headmaster, Leckie took up refereeing in 1994 and became a full time referee in 2007 ... James has continued to be include on the IRB panel of assistant referees in subsequent years ...
Steve Dunn (referee) - Career
... appointment to the Football League list of referees came in 1992, and in the same year he became one of the first of the new FIFA assistant referees ... He reached the FIFA list of referees in 1997 ... Thus he became the first English official to achieve the "double" of the FIFA referees and FIFA assistants lists, a feat later matched by Steve Bennett, Graham Barber and Matt Messias ...
Lee Probert - Career
... He was promoted to the assistant referees' list for the Football League in 1998, and made the step up to referee in the League five years later ... His first match after elevation to the League list of referees was a League 2 encounter on 9 August 2003 between Northampton Town and Torquay United, with Jason Fowler scoring the only goal for visiting ... a press release from the Professional Game Match Officials Board, which employs Premier League referees full-time, stated that Probert had been included in the Select Group of 19 referees for the 2007-08 ...
Soproni Liga - Referees - Active Referees
... Nationality Name of the referee Viktor Kassai István Vad Szabolcs Szilasi Ádám Németh Roland Veizer József Berger Tamás Bognár János Takács Ádám ...
Select Group Referees
... The Select Group is a panel of professional football referees appointed by the Professional Game Match Officials Board (PGMOB) to officiate matches in the Premier League, as well as the Football League, FA Cup ... The panel was established in 2001, when referees in England became professional ...