Referees

Sin Bin

SIN BINS ARE HERE! 

This page is a brief overview of the Sin Bins.

  • FA commissioned Sin Bins in 2016/2017, Piloted it in 2017/2018 and will make it compulsory in 2019-2020 for all leagues Step 7 below
  • The sin bin only impacts caution for DISSENT only [C2]
  • Why Dissent?
    • Support the RESPECT programme;
    • 73.5k cautions for Dissent in 2016/17 alone;
    • This equates to 25% of all cautions branded;
    • Aim to decrease Dissent and improve match experience
  • No £10 Admin Fee for C2(Sin Bin) as the sanction is the Sin Bin
  • Initial Pilot was successfully resulting in: 38% Reduction in Dissent across all Leagues; 25 showed a reduction whilst 6 showed slight increase

Click the link below to listen to London FA's Sin Bin Webinar.

Webinar

SIN BINS
Sin Bins Are Here!