Support The Ref week: 'I am a ref because...'
Last Updated: 19/03/18 9:46am
The hardest job in the game? As part of Support The Ref week, referees at all levels explain why they became officials.
But camaraderie was up there as the most popular reason for becoming a referee, and we went out to ask refs of all levels to explain their love for the job.
Support The Ref week
Sky Sports will once again be focusing on the role of the officials in football in our Support The Ref week
Throughout the week on Sky Sports News and SkySports.com, we'll be highlighting some of the challenges and issues faced by our referees from the grassroots right up to the Premier League.
Follow the debate all week on SSN and on our digital platforms at www.skysports.com/supporttheref