Anorak

Andy Gray And Richard Keys Gone: Now For The BBC's Sexist Perry Groves | Anorak

Posts Tagged ‘Andy Gray And Richard Keys Gone: Now For The BBC’s Sexist Perry Groves’

Andy Gray And Richard Keys Gone: Now For The BBC’s Sexist Perry Groves

RICHARD Keys and Andy Gray have been routed from pay-per-view satellite TV. People who don’t pay to watch football on Sky Sports need never hear their sniveling, debased off air comments again.

But the Touchline Taliban are many in face and voice. Take the BBC’s Perry Groves in the Sun:

“I know a lot of women and they’re not consistent from hour to hour. Footballers want the rules to be applied consistently and this wouldn’t happen with women refs. It’s hard enough for male refs to earn respect from players. With a woman in charge, players will be thinking: ‘You know nothing about football’. Also, let’s face it, women have periods and we all know how hormones affect them. Would women refs be banned during their ‘time of the month’ because they might be more emotional, depressed or aggressive?”

Read the rest of this entry »

Posted: 31st, January 2011 | In: Key Posts, TV & Radio | Comment (1)