With them, four national assistants have been chosen and Mauro Vigliano will integrate the selection of the VAR authorities. In addition, in a historic event, three women referees will take part in a World Cup for the first time.
Fernando Rapallini Yes Tello Faculty have been confirmed by the Fifa to lead the Qatar 2022 World Cup, while Mauro Vigliano will be a member of the VAR in football’s highest test.
Today, the FIFA Referees Committee announced the lists of names of referees selected for the World Cup which includes 36 referees, 69 assistant referees and 24 Video Match Officials (VAR).
Massimo Busacca, FIFA Refereeing Director, assures that the referees will receive all the necessary support from FIFA, as their preparation is paramount.
Who make up the Argentine roster that will lead the World Cup in Qatar
Fernando Rapallini Yes Tello Faculty They will be the main arbiters.
Mauro Vigliano will be a member of the VAR in football’s highest test.
Juan Pablo Bellati, Gabriel Chade, Diego Bonfa Yes Ezekiel Brailovsky, have been confirmed as assistant referees.
Three women referees, for the first time in a World Cup
For the first time in the history of the FIFA World Cup, the Referees Committee of FIFA has also appointed three female referees and three assistant referees.
They are: Stéphanie Frappart (France), Salima Mukansanga (Rwanda) and Yoshimi Yamashita (Japan). Meanwhile, assistant referees Neuza Back (Brazil), Karen Díaz Medina (Mexico) and Kathryn Nesbitt (USA) have also been selected.
“We are very happy to appoint female referees for the first time in the history of a FIFA World Cup. This concludes a long process that began several years ago. In this way, we make it clear that it is the quality that counts for us and not the sex said Massimo Busacca, FIFA’s director of refereeing.
All the referees who will be at the World Cup
- REFEREES (36) : Abdulrahman Al Jassim (QAT), Ivan Barton (ESA), Chris Beath (AUS), Raphael Claus (BRA), Matthew Conger (NZL), Ismail Elfath (USA), Mario Escobar (GUA), Alireza Faghani (IRN), Stephanie Frappart (FRA), Bakary Gassama (GAM), Mustapha Ghorbal (ALG), Victor Gomes (RSA), Istvan Kovacs (RUM), Ning Ma (CHN), Danny Makkelie (NED), Szymon Marciniak (POL), Said Martinez (HON), Antonio Mateu Lahoz (ESP), Andrés Matías Matonte Cabrera (URU), Mohammed Abdulla Mohammed (UAE), Salima Mukansanga (RWA), Maguette Ndiaye (SEN), Michael Oliver (ING), Daniele Orsato (ITA), Kevin Ortega (PER), César Ramos (MEX), Fernando Rapallini (ARB), Wilton Sampaio (BRA), Daniel Siebert (GER), Janny Sikazwe (ZAM), Anthony Taylor (ING), Facundo Tello (ARG), Clément Turpin (FRA), Jesus Valenzuela (VEN), Slavko Vincic (SLO) and Yoshimi Yamashita (JPN).
- WIZARDS (69) : Mohammadreza Abolfazli (IRN), Mahmoud Abouelregal (EGY), Taleb Al Marri (QAT), Mohamed Alhammadi (UAE), Hasan Almahri (UAE), Saoud Ahmed Almaqaleh (QAT), Mihai Artene (RUM), Kyle Atkins (USA) , Neuza Back (BRA), Ashley Beecham (AUS), Juan Pablo Belatti (ARG), Simon Bennett (ING), Gary Beswick (ING), Diego Bonfa (ARG), Bruno Boschilia (BRA), Ezequiel Brailovsky (ARG), Stuart Burt (ING), Djibril Camara (SEN), Yi Cao (CHN), Ciro Carbone (ITA), Pau Cebrián (ESP), Gabriel Chade (ARG), Nicolas Danos (FRA), Jan de Vries (NED), Karen Diaz Medina (MEX), Roberto Diaz (ESP), Jerson dos Santos (ANG), Abdelhak Etchiali (ALG), Raymundo Helpys Feliz (DOM), Rodrigo Figueiredo (BRA), Rafael Foltyn (GER), Alessandro Giallatini (ITA), Mokrane Gourari (ALG), Cyril Gringore (FRA), Miguel Hernández (MEX), Tomaz Krancnik (SLO), Andraz Kovacic (SLO), Tomasz Listkiewicz (POL), Walter López (HON), Tevita Makasini (TGA), Mohammadreza Mansouri (IRN), Arsenio Marengule (MOZ), Vasile Marinescu (RUM), Juan Carlos Mora (CRC), David Morán (ESA), Tulio Moreno (VEN), Alberto Morín (MEX), Kathryn Nesbitt (USA), Elvis Noupue (CMR), Adam Nunn (ING), Michael Orúe (PER), Corey Parker (USA), Souru Phatsoane (LES), Bruno Pires (BRA), Mark Rule (NZL), El Hadji Samba (SEN), Jesús Sánchez (PER), Jan Seidel (GER), Anton Schchetinin (AUS), Xiang Shi ( CHN ), Danilo Simon (BRA), Zakhele Siwela (RSA), Pawel Sokolnicki (POL), Martín Soppi (URU), Hessel Steegstra (NED), Nicolás Taran (URU), Jorge Urrego (VEN), Caleb Wales (TRI) and Zachari Zeegelaar (SUD).
- WAR(24): Abdulla Al Marri (QAT), Julio Bascunan (CHI), Muhammad Bin Jahari (SGP), Jerome Brisard (FRA), Bastian Dankert (GER), Ricardo de Burgos Bengoetxea (ESP), Shaun Evans (AUS), Drew Fischer (CAN ), Marco Fritz (GER), Nicolás Gallo (COL), Leodan González (URU), Fernando Guerrero (MEX), Alejandro Hernández Hernández (ESP), Massimiliano Irrati (ITA), Redouane Jiyed (MAR), Tomasz Kwiatkowski (POL) , Juan Martínez Munuera (ESP), Benoit Millot (FRA), Juan Soto (VEN), Paolo Valeri (ITA), Paulus van Boekel (NED), Mauro Vigliano (ARG), Armando Villarreal (USA) and Adil Zourak (MAR) .