Definition of 'fourth official'
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The fourth official knows exactly what the situation is. The Sun (2017)It begs the question what is the fourth official actually for? The Sun (2017)He was also in the ear of the fourth official. The Sun (2016)The fourth official should have been able to see the tackle as it was near the technical area. The Sun (2016)As big a waste of time as fourth officials have become, in fact. The Sun (2016)The fourth official must have also seen the challenge. The Sun (2016)The referee will also be helped by two assistant referees, a fourth official and reserve assistant referee. Times, Sunday Times (2012)You want to know what he is doing, why he is talking to the referee or the fourth official. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There were no fourth officials. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I knew there would be four of five minutes as we had asked the fourth official just before we scored. The Sun (2011)That is why I am annoyed with fourth officials and referees. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Respect'But there doesn't seem much respect being shown referees and fourth officials by their own people. The Sun (2009)But also, referees have two assistants and a fourth official, who are obviously not saying anything. The Sun (2015)
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