Ligue 1: Di Meco explains why referees should always be equipped with a microphone

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After experimenting with the microphone on the referee during Saint-Etienne – Monaco, Eric Di Meco was satisfied with the initiative and hopes that this old sea serpent will surely return to the surface.

The experiment was unanimously welcomed. At the initiative of Prime Video, the referee of Saint-Etienne – Monaco, Bastien Dechepy, was equipped with a microphone, which made it possible to hear all the conversations between the actors. Eric Di Meco is one of the people convinced by this initiative. “All of a sudden it speaks, that’s okay, it moves the schmilblick because when you watch the game, you understand decisions you didn’t understand before. Maybe it will improve the referee as well, because some decisions are more obvious. Will seem

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In stark contrast to the time when Di Meco walked the lawns of the First Division with OM and AS Monaco. “Having practiced the game at this level for a few years, I can tell you that the discussions are not always like this, recalls the 58-year-old mentor. In my time, they were referees, chamber players, and bad-mouthed players.

The French international, with 23 caps, hasn’t been fooled by the cordial exchange during Saint-Etienne – Monaco: “As if incidentally when there’s a microphone, it’s polite, people talk to each other. “

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Despite the perceived restraint of the actors attached to the microphone, the advisor approves of the initiative and hopes it will certainly be adopted: “Let’s go, let’s go, what are we waiting for!”

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