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Re: are you ready for some football ?

November 6th, 2018, 12:01 am

 
 
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Re: are you ready for some football ?

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Re: are you ready for some football ?

November 15th, 2018, 11:35 am

a soccer referee in the UK has been suspended for using rock-paper-scissors instead of a coin-toss before the game
Referee ban for rock, paper, scissors kick-off 'draconian'
 
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Re: are you ready for some football ?

November 15th, 2018, 12:17 pm

He substituted a game of skill for a game of chance! Admittedly a very brief game with pretty trivial consequences. Although one wonders, have there been studies of the correlation between winning the coin toss and the match?
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