Champions League Final referee: Uefa appoint Damir Skomina for Tottenham vs Liverpool

Champions League Final referee: Uefa appoint Damir Skomina for Tottenham vs Liverpool
Uefa have confirmed that Damir Skomina can referee the Champions League Final between Tottenham and liverpool on June one.

Spurs and metropolis each created sensational semi-final second-leg comebacks against Ajax and barcelona severally to succeed in the ultimate, 

which is able to turn up at Atletico Madrid’s Wanda Metropolitano construction.

Slovenian referee Skomina has currently been chosen because the man to officiate the all-English clash, and therefore the 42-year-old has lots of recent expertise of European finals.

Skomina took charge of the Manchester United’s Europa League Final conquer Ajax in 2017, and oversaw Atletico’s 3-0 Uefa Super Cup win against Chelsea back in 2012.

Having been the fourth official at the 2013 Champions League Final – once Bayern munich beat Borussia Dortmund 2-1 at Wembley – 

he has currently been awarded the highest honour for referee at club level in Europe. 

Skomina has overseen four Champions League matches this season, and one metropolis game – the Reds’ important 1-0 home persuade metropolis to send them into the knockout stages.

He conjointly officiated Man Utd’s sensational comeback persuade PSG in Paris at the last-16 stage, 

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deciding to award the guests a unpunctual penalty – that Marcus Rashford scored – when consulting volt-ampere.

Champions League Final officials

Referee: Damir Skomina (Slovenia)
Assistant Referees: Jure Praprotnik, Robert Vukan (both from Slovenia)
Fourth official: Antonio Mateu Lahoz (Spain)
Video Assistant Referee: Danny Makkelie (Netherlands)
VAR Assistants: Pol van Boekel (Netherlands), Felix Zwayer (Germany)
Offside VAR: Mark Borsch (Germany)

Source: Reuters

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