Top Ad unit 728 × 90

FIFA announced Match Officials for Confederations Cup Russia 2017

Only 1 month and 17 days has been left in start of biggest event of football this year before start of the 2018 World Cup next year in Russia. On 27 April, Football Governing body FIFA gas announced a total of 18 referees to commence Confederations Cup 2017 from 17 June in Russia. The event will be kicked off on 17 June with the first match will be played between host Russia and New Zealand.

Match Officials for Confederations Cup Russia 2017

But the before the kickoff of first game some breathtaking performances will be done at Confederations Cup 2017 Opening Ceremony which will be live streamed on all the tv channels whom 2017 tv rights has been given.

These referees has been selected by FIFA Committee from the 2018 World Cup list. Some of these match officials also featured in 2018 World Cup next year in Russia.

These official will be trained and given practical session for next year 2018 event. In addition, they have been supervised by best match officials on ongoing basis.

“These officials are all potential candidates for next year’s flagship football event in Russia, and a high-profile tournament like the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 is key to their preparation. We are convinced that they will deliver the quality we strive for,” said Collina.

List of Match Officials for Confederations Cup Russia 2017

ConfederationRefereeAssistant refereesSupport refereeVideo assistant referee
AFC Fahad Al-Mirdasi Abdullah Al-Shalawi
Mohammed Al-Abakry
- Ravshan Irmatov
 Alireza Faghani Reza Sokhandan
Mohammadreza Mansouri
CAF Bakary Gassama Jean-Claude Birumushahu
Marwa Range
- Malang Diedhiou
CONCACAF Mark Geiger Joe Fletcher
Charles Justin Morgante
- Jair Marrufo
CONMEBOL Néstor Pitana Hernán Maidana
Juan Pablo Belatti
- Enrique Cáceres
Sandro Ricci
 Wilmar Roldán Alexander Guzman
Cristian De La Cruz
OFC-- Abdelkader Zitouni-
UEFA Milorad Mažić Milovan Ristić
Dalibor Đurđević
- Artur Soares Dias
Ovidiu Hațegan
Clément Turpin

All the match officials are allowed to use goal-line technology (GLT).

The FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 will be played in Kazan, Moscow, Saint Petersburg and Sochi from 17 June to 2 July 2017.
FIFA announced Match Officials for Confederations Cup Russia 2017 Reviewed by James Carruth on 5:18:00 AM Rating: 5
All Rights Reserved by FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Live Stream © 2017
Powered By Blogger

Contact Form


Email *

Message *

Powered by Blogger.