Check out who has the honour of officating the UEFA Champions League Final in Lisbon

Written by Nathan Mattick

Sunday 23rd August 

 Paris Saint Germain v Bayern Munich

Referee: Daniele Orsato (Italy)
Assistant Referees: Lorenzo Manganelli and Alessandro Giallatin (Italy)
Fourth Official: Ovidiu Hațegan (Romania)
Video Assistant Referee: Massimiliano Irrati (Italy)
Additional Video Assistant Referees: Marco Guida (Italy)
Offside Video Assistant Referee: Roberto Diaz Pérez del Palomar (Spain)
VAR Support:
Alejandro Hernández Hernández (Spain)

The Referees’ Association  would like to congratulate all the officials on this brilliant appointment!

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