The FIFA Referees Committee has appointed 99 match officials (25 referees, 50 assistant referees, 20 video match officials and 4 assist referees) from 51 nations to officiate the Olympic Football Tournaments Tokyo 2020.
The girls’s match opens on 21 July 2021 with Great Britain going through Chile on the Sapporo Dome, and concludes with the gold medal sport on 6 August 2021 with the ultimate on the Olympic Stadium, Tokyo, which may even be the setting for the Olympic Games’ opening and shutting ceremonies. The males’s competitors begins on 22 July 2021 with Egypt versus Spain on the Sapporo Dome, with the gold medal sport going down on 7 August 2021 on the International Stadium, Yokohama.
The preparation of the appointed match officials for these essential competitions will likely be commonly and carefully monitored earlier than and through the Olympic Games by a staff of technical trainers, together with FIFA referees and video assistant referee (VAR) instructors, health coaches, physiotherapists and sports activities scientists, offering the referees, assistant referees and video assistant referees with the very best preparation and assist.
The tournaments, which is able to embrace using VAR expertise for the primary time at an Olympic occasion, symbolize for the match officials the subsequent essential step on the highway to the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ and the FIFA Women’s World Cup Australia & New Zealand 2023™.
The full listing of the match officials appointed for the Olympic Football Tournaments Tokyo 2020 is offered beneath.
List of the match officials for the Olympic Football Tournaments Tokyo 2020.