Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men

Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men

4 August - 20 August 2016

Olympic Football Tournaments 2016 - Men

Match official appointments made for opening matches

Referee Teodora Albon gestures
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Romania's Teodora Albon will take charge of the opening game of the Olympic Football Tournaments at Rio 2016, overseeing Sweden against South Africa at the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday 3 August. She will be joined by compatriot assistant referee Petruta Iugulescu as well as assistant Maria Sukenikova from Slovakia and the Uruguayan fourth official Claudia Umpierrez.

Referee Cesar Ramos will be joined by fellow Mexicans Marvin Torrentera and Miguel Hernandez as his assistants, alongside Egyptian fourth official Ghead Grisha for Iraq's match against Denmark in Brasilia, the opening game of the men's tournament, on Thursday.

For the full list of match official appointments for the opening matchdays on Wednesday 3 August and Thursday 4 August, you can follow the link.

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