UEFA Champions League

Matchday 4

Tuesday 5th November

Group F

FC Barcelona v SK Slavia Praha

Referee: Michael Oliver (ENG)
Assistant Referee 1: Stuart Burt (ENG)
Assistant Referee 2: Simon Bennett (ENG)
Fourth Official: Andrew Madley (ENG)
Video Assistant Referee: Christopher Kavanagh (ENG)
Assistant Video Assistant Referee: Lee Betts (ENG)
UEFA Referee Observer: Luciano Luci (ITA)
UEFA Delegate: David Findlay (SCO)

Group E

Liverpool v KRC Genk

Referee: Ivan Kružliak (SVK)
Assistant Referee 1: Tomáš Somoláni (SVK)
Assistant Referee 2: Branislav Hancko (SVK)
Fourth Official: Filip Glova (SVK)
Video Assistant Referee: Massimiliano Irrati (ITA)
Assistant Video Assistant Referee: Marco Guida (ITA)
UEFA Referee Observer: Stefan Messner (AUT)
UEFA Delegate: Petr Fousek (CZE)

Group H

Chelsea  v AFC Ajax 

Referee: Gianluca Rocchi (ITA)
Assistant Referee 1: Filippo Meli (ITA)
Assistant Referee 2: Giorgio Peretti (ITA)
Fourth Official: Maurizio Mariani (ITA)
Video Assistant Referee: Paolo Valeri (ITA)
Assistant Video Assistant Referee: Ciro Carbone (ITA)
UEFA Referee Observer: Vladimír Medveď (SVK)
UEFA Delegate: Dag Steinar Vestlund (NOR)


Wednesday 6th November

Group A

Paris Saint-Germain FC v Club Brugge KV

Referee: Robert Madden (SCO)
Assistant Referee 1: Graeme Stewart (SCO)
Assistant Referee 2: David Roome (SCO)
Fourth Official: Nicolas Walsh (SCO)
Video Assistant Referee: Stuart Attwell (ENG)
Assistant Video Assistant Referee: Paul Tierney (ENG)
UEFA Referee Observer: Rune Pedersen (NOR)
UEFA Delegate: Jenni Kennedy (ENG)

Group B

FK Crvena zvezda v Tottenham Hotspur FC

Referee: Carlos del Cerro Grande (ESP)
Assistant Referee 1: Juan Carlos Yusté Jiménez (ESP)
Assistant Referee 2: Roberto Alonso Fernández (ESP)
Fourth Official: José Luis Munuera Montero (ESP)
Video Assistant Referee: José María Sánchez Martínez (ESP)
Assistant Video Assistant Referee: Juan Martínez Munuera (ESP)
UEFA Referee Observer: Francesco Bianchi (SUI)
UEFA Delegate: Christian Kofoed (DEN)

Group C

Atalanta BC v Manchester City FC

Referee: Aliaksiej Kuĺbakoŭ (BLR)
Assistant Referee 1: Dzmitryj Žuk (BLR)
Assistant Referee 2: Alieh Maslianka (BLR)
Fourth Official: Dzianis Ščarbakoŭ (BLR)
Video Assistant Referee: Clément Turpin (FRA)
Assistant Video Assistant Referee: Amaury Delerue (FRA)
UEFA Referee Observer: Terje Hauge (NOR)
UEFA Delegate: Jacob Erel (ISR)


UEFA Europa League

Wednesday 6th November

Group F


Vitória SC v Arsenal FC

Referee: Halis Özkahya (TUR)
Assistant Referee 1: Ceyhun Sesigüzel (TUR)
Assistant Referee 2: Mehmet Cem Satman (TUR)
Fourth Official: Alper Ulusoy (TUR)
UEFA Referee Observer: Michális Argyroú (CYP)
UEFA Delegate: Jovan Šurbatović (SRB)


Thursday 7th November


Group D

Rosenborg BK v Sporting CP 

Referee: Kevin Clancy (SCO)
Assistant Referee 1: David McGeachie (SCO)
Assistant Referee 2: Alan Mulvanny (SCO)
Fourth Official: Andrew Dallas (SCO)
UEFA Referee Observer: Volodymyr Petrov (UKR)
UEFA Delegate: Maksimas Bechterevas (LTU)

 Group E

SS Lazio v Celtic FC

Referee: Tobias Stieler (GER)
Assistant Referee 1: Mike Pickel (GER)
Assistant Referee 2: Christian Gittelmann (GER)
Fourth Official: Harm Osmers (GER)
UEFA Referee Observer: Jan Willem Wegereef (NED)
UEFA Delegate: Eduard Dervishaj Nelaj (ESP)

Group G

Rangers FC v FC Porto

Referee: Davide Massa (ITA)
Assistant Referee 1: Alberto Tegoni (ITA)
Assistant Referee 2: Daniele Bindoni (ITA)
Fourth Official: Michael Fabbri (ITA)
UEFA Referee Observer: Jørn West Larsen (DEN)
UEFA Delegate: Renáta Tomášová (SVK)

Group K

Wolverhampton Wanderers v ŠK Slovan Bratislava

Referee: Bas Nijhuis (NED)
Assistant Referee 1: Johan Balder (NED)
Assistant Referee 2: Davie Goossens (NED)
Fourth Official: Allard Lindhout (NED)
UEFA Referee Observer: Zbigniew Przesmycki (POL)
UEFA Delegate: Rainer Koch (GER)

 Group L

Manchester United FC v FK Partizan 

Referee: Mattias Gestranius (FIN)
Assistant Referee 1: Jan-Peter Aravirta (FIN)
Assistant Referee 2: Mikko Alakare (FIN)
Fourth Official: Ville Nevalainen (FIN)
UEFA Referee Observer: Stefano Podeschi (SMR)
UEFA Delegate: Aristídis Stavrópoulos (GRE)

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