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Referee assignments for matches 37-40

Referee assignments for matches 37-40

The assignments for matches 37, 38, 39 and 40 at the 2006 FIFA World Cup™ Germany have been determined by the FIFA Referees Committee as follows:

Match No. 37 - NED v. ARG - 21.06.2006 - FRANKFURT/MAIN (GER)

Referee - MEDINA CANTALEJO Luis (ESP)

Assistant Referee 1 - GIRALDEZ CARRASCO Victoriano (ESP)

Assistant Referee 2 - MEDINA HERNANDEZ Pedro (ESP)

Fourth Official - CHANDIA Carlos (CHI)

Fifth Official - GONZALEZ Rodrigo (CHI)

Match No. 38 - CIV v. SCG - 21.06.2006 - MUNICH (GER)

Referee - RODRIGUEZ Marco (MEX)

Assistant Referee 1 - CAMARGO Jose Luis (MEX)

Assistant Referee 2 - LEAL Leonel (CRC)

Fourth Official - GUEZZAZ Mohamed (MAR)

Fifth Official - DJEZZAR Brahim (ALG)

Match No. 39 - POR v. MEX - 21.06.2006 - GELSENKIRCHEN (GER)

Referee - MICHEL Lubos (SVK)

Assistant Referee 1 - SLYSKO Roman (SVK)

Assistant Referee 2 - BALKO Martin (SVK)

Fourth Official - ABD EL FATAH Essam (EGY)

Fifth Official - NDOYE Mamadou (SEN)

Match No. 40 - IRN v. ANG - 21.06.2006 - LEIPZIG (GER)

Referee - SHIELD Mark (AUS)

Assistant Referee 1 - GIBSON Nathan (AUS)

Assistant Referee 2 - WILSON Ben (AUS)

Fourth Official - SIMON Carlos (BRA)

Fifth Official - TAVARES Aristeu (BRA)

FIFA Communications Division

Frankfurt/Berlin, 19 June 2006