Champions League Referee Appointments

Matchday 1  

Tuesday 17th September

Group L

Napoli v Liverpool

Referee
 Felix Brych (GER)

Assistant referees
Mark Borsch (GER)
Stefan Lupp (GER)

Fourth official
Martin Petersen (GER)

Video Assistant Referee
Bastian Dankert (GER)

Assistant Video Assistant Referee
Marco Fritz (GER)
 
Group H

Chelsea v Valencia

Referee 
Cüneyt Çakır (TUR)

Assistant referees
Bahattin Duran (TUR)
Tarik Ongun (TUR)

Fourth official
Hüseyin Göçek (TUR)

Video Assistant Referee
Mete Kalkavan (TUR)

Assistant Video Assistant Referee
Ali Palabıyık (TUR)
 
Group G

Lyon v Zenit 

Referee

Michael Oliver (ENG)

Assistant referees
Stuart Burt (ENG)
Simon Bennett (ENG)

Fourth official
Andre Marriner (ENG)

Video Assistant Referee
Craig Pawson (ENG)

Assistant Video Assistant Referee
Chris Kavanagh (ENG)
 
Wednesday 18th September 

Group B

Olympiacos v Tottenham 

Referee
Gianluca Rocchi (ITA)

Assistant referees

Filippo Meli (ITA)

Ciro Carbone (ITA)

Video Assistant Referee

Paolo Valeri (ITA)

Assistant Video Assistant Referee

Maurizio Mariani (ITA)

Fourth official

Daniele Doveri (ITA)

 
Group C

Shakhtar Donetsk v Manchester City 

Referee

Artur Dias (POR)

Assistant referees

Rui Tavares (POR)

Paulo Soares (POR)

Video Assistant Referee

Tiago Martins (POR)

Assistant Video Assistant Referee

João Pinheiro (POR)

Fourth official:

Hugo Miguel (POR)

Group A:

PSG v Real Madrid 

Referee 

Anthony Taylor 

Assistant referee

 Gary Beswick (ENG)

Adam Nunn (ENG)

VAR
Stuart Attwell (ENG)

AVAR
Paul Tierney (ENG)

Fourth Official
Martin Atkinson (ENG)


 Europa League appointments
 
Matchday 1


Thursday 19th  September


Group L

Manchester United v Astana

Referee

François Letexier (FRA)

Assistant referees

Cyril Mugnier (FRA)

Mehdi Rahmouni (FRA)

Fourth official

Jérôme Brisard (FRA)
 
Group K

Wolves v Braga 
 
Referee
Jakob Kehlet (DEN)

Assistant referees

Lars Hummelgaard (DEN)

Heine Sørensen (DEN)

Fourth official

Jens Maae (DEN)
 
Group F

Frankfurt v Arsenal

Referee

Davide Massa (ITA)

Assistant referees

Alberto Tegoni (ITA)

Stefano Alassio (ITA)

Fourth official

Fabrizio Pasqua (ITA)
 
Group E

Rennes v Celtic

Referee

Davide Massa (ITA)

Assistant referees

Alberto Tegoni (ITA)

Stefano Alassio (ITA)

Fourth official

Fabrizio Pasqua (ITA)

Group G

Rangers v Feyenoord

Referee

Viktor Kassai (HUN)

Assistant referees

György Ring (HUN)

Vencel Tóth (HUN)

Fourth official

Ádám Farkas (HUN)

 

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