International referee workshop for 2018 World Cup has kicked off from Monday. Doha being hosting the five days events. According to reports the workshop will be lasting till February 9.
Pierluigi Collina the former Italian referee has supervised the five-days Workshop from 5th to 9th February. Collina become the guy who officiated Brazil vs Germany final match in 2002 FIFA World Cup. The 57 years old is also the Chairman of FIFA Referees Committee.
Qatar Referees Committee chairman Hani Balan, FIFA Referees Committee Vice-Chairman, Director Naji Juwaini and Executive Director being also part of the event.
By the state of the report this being the 2nd FIFA workshop out of four has executed in Qatar. Next Friday with the final day the program will finish the seminar. It is also leant to the source Doha will host two more workshop that is 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup which going to host in France. The program will run February 12 to February 16. Another event is FIFA Master FUTURO Workshop which will be executed from 19th February to 23rd February.
According to reports the total number of 48 referees will take be taking part in the following workshop which hosted in Doha. The following participants are valued with their scores in International and also local side.
The Referees from different site of the world as well as Germany, Turkey, Italy, Japan, Russia and also many countries, take part in the seminar. They are very excited to officiate the most biggest sporting event in the World. Here we given the list of the guy who are part of the seminar.
The participants: Cuneyt Cakir (Turkey), Felix Brych (Germany), Sergei Karasev (Russia), Antonio Mateu Lahoz (Spain), Szymon Marciniak (Poland), Bjorn Kuipers (Netherlands), Milorad Mazic (Serbia), Gianluca Rocchi (Italy), Damir Skomina (Slovenia), Alireza Faghani (Iran), Mohamed Abdulla (UAE), Ravshan Irmatov (Uzbekistan), Clement Turpin (France), Fahad Al-Mirdasi (Saudi Arabia), Ryuji Sato (Japan), Nawaf Shukralla (Bahrain), Gehad Grisha (Egypt), Mehdi Abid Charef (Algeria), Janny Sikazwe (Zambia), Bamlak Tessema Weyesa (Ethiopia), Bakary Gassama (Gambia), Malang Diedhiou (Senegal), Julio Bascuñan (Chile), Wilmar Roldan (Colombia), Enrique Caceres (Paraguay), Joel Aguilar (El Salvador), Mark Geiger (United States), Matthew Conger (New Zealand), Norbert Hauata (French Polynesia), John Pitti (Panama), Cesar Arturo Ramos (Mexico), Jair Marrufo (United States), Ricardo Montero (Costa Rica), Nestor Pitana (Argentina), Sandro Ricci (Brazil), Andres Cunha (Uruguay).
This being the list of referee who are going to take participate in the Russia World Cup so far.