The referees and linesmen are characters on 442oons that appear on most videos. They are responsible to keep the order on the games, whistling when there's a foul or giving yellow or red cards, and, in the case of linesmen, tell when a player is outside. But sometimes they miss doing it or do something unfair and are criticed for it.
Usually the design of referees is not related to the real life one in the game, so 442oons uses some with the same design. The designs are listed below.
Generic referees Edit
These designs are not related to the design of the real life referee or linesman. Their names are unofficial.
Ordinary Referee EditHe is the one who used to appear most of the times. He was eventually substituted by Dean Stobbart's Head Referee. He was also seen as linesmen sometimes.
Fat Referee EditThe fat referee used to appear in old videos, specially during Premier League 2013/14. He also appeared along other referees in Messi's almost transference to Chelsea.
Dean Stobbart's Head Referee EditHe started to appear in new videos. As his name implies, he is a Referee with Dean Stobbart Head. He is the generic referee who appears the most now.
Black haired referee EditHe also appears in lots of videos, just like the Ordinary Referee. He has the same hair of Suarez.
Dopey Referee EditHe appeared in the second leg of Bayern and Arsene FC for the Champions League 2016/17. His desgin is based in Dopey from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. He has this design because he had trouble choosing between yellow or red card for Koscielny.
Spiky-haired referee EditHe appeared in some videos of World Cup 2014 and other videos as well.
Chilean Referee EditHe appeared during Copa America 2015. He is secretly a fan of Chilly and he helped the country to get a panalty against Equadoh.
Bald referee EditHe just appeared during Penaltypool song.
Blue-eyed referee EditHe is fat and has blue eyes. He just appeared during Penaltypool song.
Real referees Edit
Those are referees who got their own design in 442oons videos.
Michael Oliver EditHe first appeared duringn a game of Chelsea against Liverpool, where he was failing to whistle to the fouls of Diego Costly-Coffee and Skorcel. He appeared other times as well.
Yuichi Nishimura EditHe appeared In the Brazil 2014 World Cup, even though he is Japanese, he used a brazilian shirt and gave a penalty to Fred. He also appeared along other referees in Messi's almost transference to Chelsea.
Kevin Friend EditHe appears on some games. His first appearence was in a game of Leavethepool X Saintshampton, where he helped Leavethepool win.
Mike Dean EditMike Dean appeared in animated form after Diego Costly-Coffee got away with red card offenses against Arsene F.C. He appeared in other videos as well.
Jesus Gil Manzano EditHe is a referee of La Liga. He appeared in two matches of Bancelona: one against Atlethemhavetheballico Madrid and other against Real Madrith.
Alejandro Jose Hernandez EditHe is the referee in the match of Bancelona against Ooh Bettys. He was criticed for not giving a foul and a goal for Barca.
Jonathan Moss EditHe is a Premier League referee. He appeared in 2015/16 Wacky Races punishing Jamie Voddy and Andy Carrallwaysinjured. He also expulses Granit Xhaka Khan in one match.
Mark Clattenburg EditHe is a referee in Premier League. He appeared in a few videos. He has a tatoo of a trophy in his left arm. His design used to be a Battenberg cake, but he eventually got a human design.
Andre Marriner EditHe is a Premier League referee. He failed to give a penalty to Man Sheiky after Walker pushed Raheem in the box. As a result, he also didn't give a foul to Walker doing other harsher things to Sterling, even killing him. His catchphrase is: "No fowl!"
Roger East EditHe is a referee of Premier League who appeared in Footballer 1. He is currently the only referee to appear during Footballer 1 and not be in the Whistle Car.
Anthony Taylor EditHe is a Premier League referee. He appeared in 2015/16 Wacky Races expulsing Arsey Whinger and he aslo appeared in the FA Cup final.
Lee Mason EditHe appeared in a 442oons of the Day where the assistant was pressed by Jose Moaninho to tell the referee that Arsey Whinger had pushed him. However, the assistant decides to report Moruinho's insult so Mourinho is expulsed instead.
- The referees have a special vehicle during Footballer 1 rounds which is a Whistle Car.