- That will referee the 2022 Globe Mug?
- AFC– Eastern Football Confederation
- CAF– Confederation of African football
- CONCACAF– Confederation of North, Central America and also Caribbean Organization Football.
- CONMEBOL– South Football Confederation
- OFC– Oceania Football Confederation
- UEFA — Union of European Football Organizations
The duty of a suit authorities at a Globe Mug is commonly an unrecognized task.
While gamers are loaded with appreciation when they do impressive job, umpires are hardly ever hailed for doing their task well. Rather, they are regularly berated– by gamers, supervisors and also followers over the smallest of mistakes.
The truth is that the high-stakes duty needs a detailed understanding of the video game’s guidelines, an elite physical fitness degree– commonly needing them to run greater than outfield gamers– and also years of effort.
For Globe Mug 2022, FIFA has actually launched a listing of 36 umpires, 69 aide umpires and also 24 video clip suit authorities managing the video clip aide umpire (VAR) system.This will certainly be the very first Globe Mug with women suit authorities– umpires Stéphanie Frappart (France), Salima Mukansanga (Rwanda) and also Yoshimi Yamashita (Japan); aide umpires Neuza Back (Brazil), Karen Díaz Medina (Mexico) and also Kathryn Nesbitt (United States).
The 2022 Globe Mug in Qatar will certainly likewise see the intro of the brand-new Expert system (AI)- based Semi-Automated Offside Innovation. The system presently being trialled in the UEFA Champions Organization team phases is created to boost the precision of offside choices. Electronic cameras set up under the roof covering of the arena track all 22 gamers taping information factors and also determining their specific setting on the pitch.
Umpires will certainly likewise make use of goal-line innovation, presented throughout the 2014 Globe Mug in Brazil. The system utilizes 14 high-speed video cameras to develop a 3D photo computer animation that can inform the umpire instantly if the sphere has actually gone across the line.
That will referee the 2022 Globe Mug?
AFC– Eastern Football Confederation
- 6 umpires
- 10 assistant umpires
- 4 video clip suit authorities
Abdulrahman al-Jassim (Qatar)– The 35-year-old Qatari has actually been a FIFA umpire because 2013 and also has actually officiated a number of top-level components. He functioned as a VAR authorities at Russia 2018. He has actually likewise refereed at the 2019 AFC Asian Mug and also the 2019 FIFA Club Globe Mug last in between Liverpool and also Clube de Regatas do Flamengo.
Chris Beath (Australia)– Like al-Jassim, Beath went far for himself on the worldwide phase by refereeing at the 2019 AFC Asian Mug and also the FIFA Club Globe Mug.
Alireza Faghani (Iran)– Coming From Kashmar in northeast Iran, Faghani played football in the nation’s 3rd rate prior to ultimately relocating right into refereeing. He refereed the 2014 AFC Champions Organization last, the 2018 Globe Mug and also currently layers his sell Australia’s A-League.
Alireza Faghani, among the leading umpires worldwide, will certainly come to be a full time umpire for the 2019/20 @ALeague period! pic.twitter.com/pTpf9ZX8WH
— AFC (@theafcdotcom) September 20, 2019
Ma Ning (China)– Ma Ning is just the 2nd Chinese umpire to take part in the Globe Mug.
Mohammed Abdulla Mohamed (UAE)– The Emirati has actually been a FIFA umpire because 2010 and also has actually refereed at the AFC Asian Mug.
Yoshimi Yamashita (Japan)– In April 2022, Yamashita came to be the very first women main to supervise an AFC Champions Organization suit in which she released 3 yellow cards to Melbourne City.
” I desire it to be viewed as flawlessly regular for females to referee guys’s video games, so what is occurring in Qatar requires to proceed. I really feel a particular quantity of stress to win every person’s depend on.”
CAF– Confederation of African football
- 6 umpires
- 10 assistant umpires
- 2 video clip suit authorities
Bakary Papa Gassama ( Gambia)– This will certainly be Gassama’s 3rd Globe Mug look after Brazil 2018 and also Russia 2018.
Mustapha Ghorbal (Algeria)– The 37-year-old Algerian has actually refereed a number of worldwide suits, consisting of the 2020 CAF Champions Organization last in between Egyptian sides Zamalek and also Al Ahly, in which he released 2 red cards and also 5 yellow cards.
Victor Gomes (South Africa)– A tough-talking practical umpire, Gomes has actually made headings on greater than one celebration. In 2018, he apparently rejected a $30,000 kickback to repair a CAF Confederation Mug video game in between Nigeria’s Plateau United and also Algeria’s USM Alger. In the 2021 AFCON last, Gomes sternly informed Egyptian super star Mohammed Salah to quit whining prior to sardonically using him his whistle.
Salima Mukansanga (Rwanda)– Mukansanga is continually making background. She is the very first lady from her indigenous Rwanda to referee the FIFA Female’s Globe Mug, the very first lady to ever before officiate at the African Mug of Countries and also currently among the very first females to referee at the guys’s Globe Mug.
Janny Sikazwe (Zambia)– Sikazwe flaunts an excellent curriculum vitae, having actually refereed the 2016 FIFA Club Globe Mug last and also the 2017 AFCON last and also ending up being the very first Zambian umpire to officiate a Globe Mug in 2018.
Nonetheless, he is maybe best born in mind for inaccurately calling permanent in the 85th and also 89th min in an AFCON clash in between Tunisia and also Mali in January this year. It later on arised that he had actually experienced warm stroke and also was later on required to health center.
Maguette Ndiaye (Senegal)– The Senegalese umpire officiated a number of suits at the 2021 Africa Mug of Nations.
CONCACAF– Confederation of North, Central America and also Caribbean Organization Football.
- 5 umpires
- 12 assistant umpires
- 3 video clip suit authorities
Ivan Barton (Salvador)– Iván Barton, aged 30, has actually officiated at the 2019 CONCACAF Gold Mug, managing the semi-final in between Jamaica and also the USA and also the CONCACAF Nations Organization.
Ismail Elfath (USA)– Birthed in Morocco, Elfath involved the United States when he was 18 years old after winning a visa lotto. He made his MLS refeering launching in 2011 and also ever since has actually turned into one of the nation’s most revered authorities, grabbing the MLS Umpire of the Year honor two times in the previous 3 years. He has actually officiated at a number of worldwide competitions, consisting of the semi-final of the 2019 Club Globe Mug.
Congratulations to Ismail Elfath, the 2022 MLS Umpire of the Year! pic.twitter.com/AugFkcoJ0r
— Big League Football (@MLS) October 14, 2022
Mario Escobar (Guatemala)– The 36 years of age has actually been a FIFA-listed umpire because 2013 and also officiated a number of CONCACAF competitions.
Claimed Martinez (Honduras)– At 31 years old, Said is just one of 3 umpires from Central America to officiate at the 2022 Globe Mug. Said, that likewise has a level in Math, refereed the 2021 CONCACAF Gold Mug last in between the USA and also Mexico, providing 3 yellow cards in added time.
César Ramos (Mexico)– The 38-year-old Mexican has actually been a FIFA-listed umpire because 2014. He officiated 3 suits at the 2018 Globe Mug, consisting of a team phase 1-1 draw in between Brazil and also Switzerland. Throughout the video game, the Brazil gamers revealed their annoyance with Ramos after he rejected insurance claims of fouls on 2 events and also eliminated any type of VAR testimonial.
CONMEBOL– South Football Confederation
- 7 umpires
- 15 aide umpires
- 4 video clip suit authorities
Raphael Claus (Brazil)– The knowledgeable Brazilian most just recently refereed at the 2021 Copa América.
Andres Matias Matonte Cabrera (Uruguay)– The Uruguayan most just recently officiated at the Arab Mug in 2021. He managed Qatar’s 5-0 quarter-final gain UAE, in which he released 2 charges within 8 mins of each various other.
Kevin Ortega (Peru)– At 30, the Peruvian umpire is just one of the youngest on the aircraft to Qatar. He has actually officiated a number of high-pressure suits, consisting of a semi-final in the 2020 Summertime Olympics in between Spain and also Japan.
Fernando Rapallini (Argentina)– The Argentine flaunts a wide range of experience officiating in the Argentinian Primera División and also worldwide competitions. Rapallini made background in 2021 when he came to be the very first South American umpire to officiate at a European Champion.
Wilton Sampaio (Brazil)– The 40-year-old has actually been FIFA-listed because 2013 and also most just recently officiated at the 2021 Copa América.
Facundo Tello (Argentina)– Tello went far for himself in Argentina after being chosen to referee in the nation’s very first department after just 4 suits in the 2nd rate. In 2021, he took a trip to Qatar to officiate in the 2021 FIFA Arab Globe Mug.
Jesus Valenzuela (Venezuela)– The 38 years of age was very first noted as a FIFA umpire in 2013. In July 2021, he officiated the notorious semi-final in between Colombia and also Argentina in the Copa América, in which Valenzuela dispensed 10 yellow cards.
There were 20 (!!!) fouls called the very first fifty percent of Argentina-Colombia pic.twitter.com/GJEugKppV8
— Global Champions Mug (@IntChampionsCup) July 7, 2021
OFC– Oceania Football Confederation
- One umpire
- 2 assistant umpires
Matthew Conger (New Zealand)– Because Australia signed up with the AFC in 2006, Conger is the only umpire standing for the OFC at the 2022 Globe Mug. Initially from Texas, in the United States, the part-time educator refereed one team phase suit in the 2018 Globe Mug.
UEFA — Union of European Football Organizations
- 11 umpires
- 20 aide umpires
- 11 video clip suit authorities
Istvan Kovacs (Romania)– The expert goalkeeper is readied to officiate at his very first Globe Mug this year, having actually thrilled in current suits, consisting of the Manchester City versus Actual Madrid thriller previously this year in the Champions Organization. Kovacs played a clever benefit permitting Bernado Silva to rifle residence a shot after Toni Kroos fouled Oleksandr Zinchenko in the accumulation.
Stephanie Frappart (France)– Frappart plies her sell France’s Ligue 1 however has actually scratched a number of top-level worldwide looks just recently, consisting of the 2019 UEFA Super Mug in between Liverpool and also Chelsea. In 2020, she came to be the very first lady to referee a Champions Organization suit. In 2022, she officiated the 2022 Sports car de France last in between Nice and also Nantes.
You simply enjoy to see it
Stephanie Frappart comes to be the very first lady to referee a males’s @ChampionsLeague suit
Means to lead the way, Stephanie pic.twitter.com/j20ywQi4Z1
— FIFA Female’s Globe Mug (@FIFAWWC) December 2, 2020
Danny Makkelie (The Netherlands)– The knowledgeable Dutch umpire and also part-time cop has actually long officiated top-level suits, consisting of the 2018 Europa Organization last. The 4 suits he refereed throughout in 2015’s European Champions made him a home name. In the semi-final in between Denmark and also England at Wembley, Makkelie granted a debatable fine to England that permitted them to advance to the last.
Szymon Marciniak (Poland)– The 41-year-old Polish umpire features bags of experience, having actually scratched up 3 video games at the 2016 European Champions and also 2 at the 2018 FIFA Globe Mug.
Antonio Mateu Lahoz( Spain)– The Spaniard is recognized for his unconventional friendly strategy to officiating however is very ranked by UEFA, that delegated him with officiating the 2021 Champions Organization last. In the 2020 European Champions, Mateu managed a fractious 2-2 draw in between France and also Portugal in the team phases, in which he granted 3 charges and also 4 yellow cards.
Michael Oliver (England)– The English umpire features a lot of residential experience, officiating top-level video games, such as the 2021 FA Mug last. Oliver has likewise come to be a routine in the Champions Organization, where he is maybe best born in mind for granting a fine to Actual Madrid that eventually resulted in their development at the cost of Juventus. The choice stimulated the normally tranquil and also accumulated Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon to charge Oliver of having a “wastebasket” for a heart.
Daniele Orsato (Italy)– A pillar of the Champions Organization, Orsato has actually refereed both 2020 Champions Organization last in between Bayern Munich and also PSG. He likewise functioned as a VAR umpire throughout the 2018 Globe Mug.
Daniel Siebert (Germany)– He officiated 3 suits at the 2020 European Champions and also was the umpire for the 2021 Arab Mug last in between Tunisia and also Algeria.
Anthony Taylor (England)– The 44-year-old umpire has actually just recently been delegated with components such as the Nations Organization last in between France and also Spain. He refereed Denmark versus Finland suit in the 2020 European Champions where Christain Eriksen experienced a heart attack on the pitch. Taylor was commended for detecting the scenario rapidly and also promptly arranging clinical therapy.
Clement Turpin (France)– Turpin has actually officiated at the 2016 and also 2020 European Champions and also the 2018 Globe Mug. In the 2021-22 period, he officiated 9 suits in the UEFA Champions Organization, consisting of the last.
Slavko Vincic (Slovenia)– Vincic, a certified telecoms designer, was urged to attempt refereeing by his uncle when he was twenty years old. Eleven years later on, he was noted as a FIFA umpire. He officiated 3 suits in the 2020 European Champions. He was the umpire for this year’s Europa Organization last in between Eintracht Frankfurt and also Rangers.
In 2020 Vincic made headings after being detained about an authorities probe right into a hooking and also medications call running in Bosnia and also Herzegovina. He has actually been free from any type of misbehavior.