HARPS COULD BE IN HOT WATER AFTER SEXIST COMMENTS TO FEMALE REFEREE

first_imgThe secretary of Finn Harps has warned the club could face a hefty fine after sexist comments were made to match referee Rhona Daly.Ms Daly was the first female referee to officiate at a game at Finn Park during the club’s 3-2 victory over Mervue Utd at Ballybofey last night.However club secretary John Campbell said the behaviour of a small few in making sexist remarks could cost the club dearly. He fumed “

There were some great and witty banter there tonight about a woman changing her mind and it being pointless arguing with a woman etc etc.“It was great stuff good fun
 but a few people a very few people were nasty and very sexist in their comments.“These people must realise that this is not tolerated and if reported by the Referee or any of the official and the referees inspector it can and would cost harps hundreds of euro s at a minimum in fines.“So keep up the banter but a bit of common sense from the few unless they are prepared to pat the fine themselves,”he said. Mr Campbell added that he was more than happy with the performance of Ms Daly.“She had a decent game missed one or two things but let the match flow.” HARPS COULD BE IN HOT WATER AFTER SEXIST COMMENTS TO FEMALE REFEREE was last modified: July 8th, 2012 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:finesfinn harpsreferee Rhona Dalysexist remarkslast_img

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