Tag Archives: Chris Foy

Chris Foy Takes Shot to Face – And Lives!

Here’s yet another entry in the “Referees are tougher than you” category. Which has actually been pretty empty. Until now. Chris Foy was just minding his own business, enjoying refereeing the first minute of the Newcastle v. Swansea match. Then Jonjo Shelvey hit a powerhouse which bounced off Fabricio Coloccini and … bam. Right in the face. Newcastle’s unpleasant fans laughed heartily

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Red Card or Not: Chelsea Edition

Fake League Leaders Chelsea were shockingly upended by Aston Villa today 1-0. That would be a big enough headline most weekends. But Chelsea ended the game down two players and one manager. Referee Chris Foy sent Willian (or, as my friends and I like to call him, Will.i.an) off at around the 68th minute on a second yellow card. He

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