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Referee assignments for matches 18 - 20

Referee assignments for matches 18 - 20

The assignments for matches 18, 19 and 20 at the 2006 FIFA World Cup™ Germany have been determined by the FIFA Referees Committee as follows:

Match No. 18 - ECU v. CRC - 15.06.2006 - Hamburg (GER)

Referee - CODJIA Coffi (BEN)

Assistant Referee 1 - NTAGUNGIRA Celestin (RWA)

Assistant Referee 2 - ADERODJOU Aboudou (BEN)

Fourth Official - GUEZZAZ Mohamed (MAR)

Fifth Official - DJEZZAR Brahim (ALG)

Match No. 19 - ENG v. TRI - 15.06.2006 - Nuremberg (GER)

Referee - KAMIKAWA Toru (JPN)

Assistant Referee 1 - HIROSHIMA Yoshikazu (JPN)

Assistant Referee 2 - KIM Dae Young (KOR)

Fourth Official - STOTT Kevin (USA)

Fifth Official - STRICKLAND Chris (USA)

Match No. 20 - SWE v. PAR - 15.06.2006 - Berlin (GER)

Referee - MICHEL Lubos (SVK)

Assistant Referee 1 - SLYSKO Roman (SVK)

Assistant Referee 2 - BALKO Martin (SVK)

Fourth Official - DAMON Jerome (RSA)

Fifth Official - MOLEFE Enock (RSA)

FIFA Communications Division

Frankfurt/Berlin, 13 June 2006