Scottish First Division news

Steward asked to run the line

October 27, 2012
By ESPN staff
A steward took over as a linesman during the Scottish First Division fixture between Dunfermline and Cowdenbeath on Saturday.

The referee was reported to have been injured after clashing with a player in the 11th minute and eventually had to withdraw from the match.

He was replaced by one of his linesmen, but a volunteer had to be found to ensure a full complement of officials, causing a 30-minute delay at half-time. Steward Jock Campbell, 61, agreed to run the line during the ...

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