Translation of touch judge in Spanish:

touch judge

juez de banda, n.

noun

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    (masculine and feminine) juez de banda
    (masculine and feminine) juez de línea
    • Both players were reported at the insistence of a touch judge, however the Rugby Football League executive has ruled that neither player has a case to answer.
    • The ball carrier appeared to hit the corner flag before grounding the ball but after consultation with the Dale touch judge the referee awarded the try.
    • However, the referee over-ruled his touch judge and decided that Airey had knocked the ball on as he grounded it - which Airey rejected afterwards - thus denying Kendal their first points of the game.
    • An additional proposal is to re-name a touch judge a ‘flag referee’ and to have him point his flag straight out in the manner of a football linesman when a player strays offside.
    • Earlier than that move, there had been a forward pass signalled by the touch judge but referee Watson chose to ignore it.