LFP to consider mic’d up referees to enhance Ligue 1 product

The referee Karim Abed during the Ligue 1 match between Stade Brest and RC Lens (Photo by Baptiste Fernandez/Icon Sport via Getty Images)

France’s Professional Football League (LFP) is exploring the possibility of giving Ligue 1 referees microphones in a move to enhance broadcast coverage of the top-tier competition.