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Referee assignments for matches 24-26

The assignments for matches 24, 25 and 26 at the 2006 FIFA World Cup™ Germany have been determined by the FIFA Referees Committee as follows:

Match No. 24 - POR - IRN - 17.06.2006 - FRANKFURT/MAIN (GER)

Referee - POULAT Eric (FRA)

Assistant Referee 1 - DAGORNE Lionel (FRA)

Assistant Referee 2 - TEXIER Vincent (FRA)

Fourth Official - GUEZZAZ Mohamed (MAR)

Fifth Official - DJEZZAR Brahim (ALG)

Match No. 25 - ITA - USA - 17.06.2006 - KAISERSLAUTERN (GER)

Referee - LARRIONDA Jorge (URU)

Assistant Referee 1 - RIAL Walter (URU)

Assistant Referee 2 - FANDINO Pablo (URU)

Fourth Official - AL GHAMDI Khalil (KSA)

Fifth Official - AL KADRI Hamdi (SYR)

Match No. 26 - CZE - GHA - 17.06.2006 - COLOGNE (GER)

Referee - ELIZONDO Horacio (ARG)

Assistant Referee 1 - GARCIA Dario (ARG)

Assistant Referee 2 - OTERO Rodolfo (ARG)

Fourth Official - DAMON Jerome (RSA)

Fifth Official - MOLEFE Enock (RSA)

FIFA Communications Division

Frankfurt/Berlin, 15 June 2006