List of FIFA international referees

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This is a list of current FIFA international referees. Years in brackets indicate when the referee was designated as the FIFA International Referees List.

Afghanistan[edit]

Current referees[edit]

Men's[edit]

Referees[edit]
Assistant referees[edit]
Video match officials[edit]
Futsal referees[edit]
  • Mohammad Tamim Hussaini (2018-)[4]
Beach soccer referees[edit]
  • Zainuddin Sharifi (2015-)[5]

Women's[edit]

Referees[edit]
Assistant referees[edit]
Video match officials[edit]
Futsal referees[edit]
Beach soccer referees[edit]

Former[edit]

Men's[edit]

Referees[edit]

Assistant referees[edit]
  • Fazel Baratyan M. (?-2007)[13]
  • Khalid Dallawer (2007-2012)[14][15]
  • Ajmal Amim (2009)[16]
  • Shirzad Alimaqa (2012)[17]
  • Ali Hussen Jafari (2014-2015)[18]
  • Mohd. Sharif Sawari (2015)[19]
Futsal referees[edit]
  • Mohd Fahim Nahim (2009-?)[20]
  • Ibrahim Rasool (2015-)[21]
  • Mohammad Yasin (2015)[22]
Beach soccer referees[edit]

Women's[edit]

Referees[edit]
Assistant referees[edit]
  • Hajar Abulfazil (2012-2014)[25]
  • Frozan Tajali (2012-?)[26]
  • Yasamin Yasamin (2012-2013)[27]
  • Khatool Shahzad (2015-)[28]
  • Marina Aslamzada (2018)[29]
Futsal referees[edit]
  • Nadia Sadiq (2015-2016)[30]
Beach soccer referees[edit]

Albania[edit]

Current referees[edit]

Men's[edit]

Referees[edit]
Assistant referees[edit]
Video match officials[edit]
Futsal referees[edit]
  • Arlind Subashi (2021-)[40]
Beach soccer referees[edit]

Women's[edit]

Referees[edit]
Assistant referees[edit]
Video match officials[edit]
Futsal referees[edit]
Beach soccer referees[edit]

Former[edit]

Algeria[edit]

Andorra[edit]

Angola[edit]

Antigua and Barbuda[edit]

Current referees[edit]

Men's[edit]

Referees[edit]
Assistant referees[edit]
Video match officials[edit]
Futsal referees[edit]
Beach soccer referees[edit]

Women's[edit]

Referees[edit]
Assistant referees[edit]
Video match officials[edit]
Futsal referees[edit]
Beach soccer referees[edit]

Former[edit]

Argentina[edit]

Armenia[edit]

Aruba[edit]

Australia[edit]

Football Australia released on January 10, 2022 that 28 Australian match officials have been appointed to FIFA’s Panel of International Referees for 2022.[58]

REFEREES: Kurt Ams (2019), Jonathan Barreiro (2019), Christopher Beath (2011), Rebecca Durcau (2017), Daniel Elder (2022), Shaun Evans (2017), Kate Jacewicz (2011), Adam Kersey (2022), Alexander King (2020), Lara Lee (2019), Caey Reibelt (2014).

ASSISTANT REFEREES: Ashley Beecham (2013), Joanna Charaktis (2019), Ryan Gallagher (2016), Owen Goldrick (2018), Lance Greenshields (2019), Lauren Hargrave (2022), Sarah Ho (2004), George Lakrindis (2016), Andrew Lindsay (2019), Nathan MacDonald (2012), Laura Moya (2017), Kearney Robinson (2022), Anton Shchetinin (2016).

FUTSAL REFEREES: Andrew Best (2017), Jonathon Moore (2018), Ryan Shepheard (2009), Darius Turner (2013).

Austria[edit]

Azerbaijan[edit]

Bahamas[edit]

Bahrain[edit]

Bangladesh[edit]

Barbados[edit]

Mark Moses Asst. Referee Adrian Goddard Asst. Referee Clifton Garnes Asst. Referee Shannon Gibson Asst. Referee: (2015–present) Tonia Deane Asst. Referee: (2016–present) Kevon Clarke Asst. Referee: (2018–present)

Belarus[edit]

Belgium[edit]

Belize[edit]

Benin[edit]

Bhutan[edit]

Bolivia[edit]

Bosnia and Herzegovina[edit]

Botswana[edit]

Brazil[edit]

Brunei Darussalam[edit]

Bulgaria[edit]

Burkina Faso[edit]

Burundi[edit]

Cambodia[edit]

Cameroon[edit]

Canada[edit]

Canada Soccer announced on January 13, 2022 that 17 of its National List of Match Officials have been named to the 2022 FIFA International List of Match Officials.[59]

Name Province FIFA List Since
Lyes Arfa  Quebec Assistant Referee 2021
Micheal Barwegen  Alberta Assistant Referee 2018
Marie-Soleil Beaudoin  Nova Scotia Referee 2014
Chantal Boudreau  Saskatchewan Assistant Referee 2015
Carol Anne Chénard  Prince Edward Island Video Match Official 2014
Drew Fischer  Alberta Referee, VMO 2015
Stéphanie Fortin  Quebec Assistant Referee 2019
Marie-Han Gagnon-Chrétien  Quebec Assistant Referee 2015
Chris Grabas  Quebec Futsal 2018
Pierre-Luc Lauzière  Quebec Referee 2021
Gabrielle Lemieux  Quebec Assistant Referee 2022
Myriam Marcotte  Quebec Referee 2019
Oscar Mitchell-Carvalho  Quebec Assistant Referee 2017
Carly Shaw-Maclaren  British Columbia Referee 2022
Melissa Snedden  Ontario Assistant Referee 2018
Stefan Tanaka-Freundt  British Columbia Assistant Referee 2022
Chris Wattam  British Columbia Assistant Referee 2018

Cape Verde[edit]

Cayman Islands[edit]

Current referees[edit]

Men's[edit]

Referees[edit]
Assistant referees[edit]
Video match officials[edit]
Futsal referees[edit]
Beach soccer referees[edit]

Women's[edit]

Referees[edit]
Assistant referees[edit]
Video match officials[edit]
Futsal referees[edit]
Beach soccer referees[edit]

Former[edit]

Central African Republic[edit]

Chad[edit]

Baba Adam Mahamat (2022)

Chile[edit]

China PR[edit]

Chinese Taipei[edit]

Colombia[edit]

Comoros[edit]

Congo[edit]

Congo DR[edit]

Cook Islands[edit]

Costa Rica[edit]

Côte d'Ivoire[edit]

Croatia[edit]

Cuba[edit]

Curaçao[edit]

Cyprus[edit]

Czech Republic[edit]

Denmark[edit]

Djibouti[edit]

Dominica[edit]

Dominican Republic[edit]

Ecuador[edit]

Egypt[edit]

  • Ahmed Abou Elela (2005-2015)
  • El Salvador[edit]

    England[edit]

    Years refer to seasons on the National List of Referees. These officials operate at Football League level or above. Seasons spent as a Premier League referee or FIFA referee are indicated in addition where they apply.

    Equatorial Guinea[edit]

    Eritrea[edit]

    Estonia[edit]

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    Ethiopia[edit]

    kinde Tesema (2000 - 2005)

    Faroe Islands[edit]

    Fiji[edit]

    Finland[edit]

    France[edit]

    Gabon[edit]

    Gambia[edit]

    Georgia[edit]

    Germany[edit]

    Ghana[edit]

    Greece[edit]

    Grenada[edit]

    Guatemala[edit]

    Guinea[edit]

    Guinea-Bissau[edit]

    Guyana[edit]

    Haiti[edit]

    Honduras[edit]

    Hong Kong[edit]

    Hungary[edit]

    Iceland[edit]

    India[edit]

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    Indonesia[edit]

    Iran[edit]

    Iraq[edit]

  • Ahmed Sabah Qasim Albaghdadi (2019—)
  • Ireland[edit]

    Israel[edit]

    Italy[edit]

    Jamaica[edit]

    Japan[edit]

    Jordan[edit]

    Kazakhstan[edit]

    Kenya[edit]

    Korea DPR[edit]

    Korea Republic[edit]

    Kosovo[edit]

    Kuwait[edit]

    Kyrgyzstan[edit]

    Current referees[edit]

    Men's[edit]

    Referees[edit]
    Assistant referees[edit]
    Video match officials[edit]
    Futsal referees[edit]
    • Nurdin Bukuyev (2006-)[84]
    • Eldiyar Keldibekov (2018-)[85]
    • Chyngyz Mustafayev (2016-)[86]
    Beach soccer referees[edit]

    Women's[edit]

    Referees[edit]
    Assistant referees[edit]
    Video match officials[edit]
    Futsal referees[edit]
    Beach soccer referees[edit]

    Former[edit]

    Laos[edit]

    Current referees[edit]

    Men's[edit]

    Referees[edit]
    Assistant referees[edit]
    Video match officials[edit]
    Futsal referees[edit]
    • Khampasong Xayavongsy (2014-)[100]
    Beach soccer referees[edit]

    Women's[edit]

    Referees[edit]
    Assistant referees[edit]
    Video match officials[edit]
    Futsal referees[edit]
    Beach soccer referees[edit]

    Former[edit]

    Latvia[103][edit]

    Lebanon[edit]

    As of 22 July 2020

    Lesotho[edit]

    Liberia[edit]

    Libya[edit]

    Abdalla Mohamed ali (1994-2007)

    Liechtenstein[edit]

    Lithuania[edit]

    Luxembourg[edit]

    Macau[edit]

    North Macedonia[edit]

    Madagascar[edit]

    Malawi[edit]

    Malaysia[edit]

    Maldives[edit]

    Mali[edit]

    Malta[edit]

    Mauritania[edit]

    Mauritius[edit]

    Mexico[edit]

    Moldova[edit]

    Montenegro[edit]

    Morocco[edit]

    Mozambique[edit]

    Myanmar[edit]

    Namibia[edit]

    Nepal[edit]

    Netherlands[edit]

    New Caledonia[edit]

    New Zealand[edit]

    [105][106][107]

    • Ross Anderson (Assistant Referee 1992–1993)
    • John Berry (Assistant Referee ca.1997–1998)
    • Brent Best (Assistant Referee 2004–2012)
    • Linda Black (ca.1992-ca.1996)
    • Nadia Browning (Assistant Referee 2013–2015, Referee ca.2018-)
    • Matt Conger (2013–present)
    • Jamie Cross (2010–2012)
    • Tom Delahunty (1968–1984)
    • Charles Dickey (ca.1960)
    • Paul Dunham (2003-2007)
    • Gary Fleet (1980–1993)
    • Neil Fox (ca.1996–2008)
    • Lynn Fox (Assistant Referee 2000–2001)
    • Ron Gallon (1990–1991)
    • Bruce Grimshaw (ca.1997–2000)
    • Ron Harries (1972-ca.1979)
    • Michael Hester (2007–2011)
    • Jan Hintz (Assistant Referee 2008–2015)
    • Ian Hiscox (Assistant Referee ca.1994–1997, 1999)
    • Sarah Jones (nee Walker) (Assistant Referee 2014–)
    • Robert Kayes (referee 1972-1987)
    • Anna-Marie Keighley (2010–)
    • Chris Kerr (2012)
    • Glen Lochrie (Assistant Referee 2008–2018)
    • Simon Lount (Assistant Referee 2012–2018)
    • Ewen McDonald (Assistant Referee ca.1997–1999)
    • Robin McDonald (ca.1960–1985)
    • Darrin Mitchell (Assistant Referee 2004–2006)
    • Kevin Moffat (Assistant Referee 1997–1999)
    • Peter O'Leary (2003–2015)
    • Alan Pedley (Assistant Referee ca.1997–1999)
    • Howard Potter (1996–1997, Assistant Referee 1992–1994)
    • Brian Precious (ca.1997–1999)
    • Steven Ray (Assistant Referee 1992–1998)
    • Derek Rugg (ca.1997–1999)
    • Mark Rule (Assistant Referee 2008–)
    • Steve Sargent (Assistant Referee 1992–1995)
    • Gareth Sheehan (Assistant Referee 2019-)
    • Paul Smith (Assistant Referee ca.1997–2002)
    • Wayne Stapley (Assistant Referee 1997–2004)
    • Jacqueline Stephenson (Assistant Referee 2007–2016)
    • Barry Tasker (1988–1996)
    • Isaac Trevis (Assistant Referee 2019-)
    • Nicholas van der Salm (Assistant Referee 2011–2013)
    • Nick Waldron (Assistant Referee 2007–2010, Referee 2013–)
    • Ken Wallace
    • David Watkins (Assistant Referee ca.1999)
    • Campbell-Kirk Waugh (Referee 2018–)
    • Mark Whitehead (Assistant Referee 2015-2019)
    • Tim Willink (Assistant Referee ca.1997)

    Nicaragua[edit]

    Niger[edit]

    Nigeria[edit]

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    Northern Ireland[edit]

    Norway[edit]

    Oman[edit]

    Pakistan[edit]

    • Irshad ul Haq (referee)
    • Khurram Shahzad (referee)
    • Hidayat Ullah (referee)
    • Shafaat Habib (assistant referee)
    • Majid Khan (assistant referee)
    • Muhammad Ali (assistant referee)
    • Arslan Sharif (assistant referee)
    • Dilawar Khan (assistant referee)
  • Hakim Nisar ( Referee Peshawar)
  • Palestine[edit]

    Panama[edit]

    Papua New Guinea[edit]

    Paraguay[edit]

    Peru[edit]

    Philippines[edit]

    Poland[edit]

    Portugal[edit]

    Puerto Rico[edit]

    Qatar[edit]

    Romania[edit]

    Soviet Union and Russia[edit]

    Rwanda[edit]

    Saint Kitts and Nevis[edit]

    Saint Lucia[edit]

    Saint Vincent and the Grenadines[edit]

    San Marino[edit]

    São Tomé and Príncipe[edit]

    Saudi Arabia[edit]

    Scotland[edit]

    Updated 20 August 2021

    Senegal[edit]

    Serbia[edit]

    Seychelles[edit]

    Sierra Leone[edit]

    Singapore[edit]

    Slovakia[edit]

    Slovenia[edit]

    Solomon Islands[edit]

    Somalia[edit]

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    South Africa[edit]

    South Sudan[edit]

    Spain[edit]

    Sri Lanka[edit]

    Sudan[edit]

    Suriname[edit]

    Swaziland[edit]

    Sweden[edit]

    Switzerland[edit]

    ===== Futsal referees =====
    Football referees

    Syria[edit]

    Tahiti[edit]

    Tajikistan[edit]

    Tanzania[edit]

    Thailand[edit]

    Togo[edit]

    Tonga[edit]

    Trinidad and Tobago[edit]

    Tunisia[edit]

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    Turkey[edit]

    Turkmenistan[edit]

    Turks and Caicos Islands[edit]

    Uganda[edit]

    Ukraine[edit]

    United Arab Emirates[edit]

    United States[edit]

    United States Virgin Islands[edit]

    Uruguay[edit]

    Uzbekistan[edit]

    Vanuatu[edit]

    Venezuela[edit]

    Vietnam[edit]

    Wales[edit]

    Years for referees appointed before 1992 refer to their years on the English Football League List; years spent on the Welsh FIFA List and English Premier League List are added where applicable.

    Yemen[edit]

    Zambia[edit]

    Zimbabwe[edit]

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