Pierluigi COLLINA (ITA) of Italy will referee the gold medal match of the Men's Olympic Football Tournament between Nigeria (NGA) and Argentina (ARG) Saturday afternoon at Sanford Stadium, Athens, Georgia. Kick-off is 15:45 EDT.
Mr. Collina is a 36-year old financial advisor who makes his home in Viareggio.
Assistant referees will be Peter KELLY (TTO) and Lencie FRED (VAN), while the fourth official will be Pirom UN-PRASERT (THA).
For the bronze medal match between Brazil (BRA) and Portugal (POR), the referee willbe Gamal EL-GHANDOUR (EGY), a 39-year old accountant from Cairo. He will be assisted byDramane DANTE (MLI) and Mohammed AL-MOSSAWI (OMN). The fourth official will be LucianBOUCHARDEAU (NIG).