Referees selected for the IberCup Cascais

The 3rd edition of the IberCup Cascais takes place in a little less than one month (14-19 April) in Estoril, Portugal. It will see the participation of teams and referees from all over Europe and the World. Clubs such as Real Madrid, Juventus, Benfica, Porto will be sending teams to this top-class youth tournament. 

A great tournament requires great referees. For this year’s event “Referee Abroad” has selected a total of 72 referees, coming from 19 different nations. Here’s a full list in order of group size:

England 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 –  18 referees

Atkin, Harry – Lincolnshire FA

Butler, Rick

Clarke, Jak – Sussex FA

Clarke, Paul

Davies, Robert – Shropshire FA

Farley, Matthew – Devon FA

Hughes, Graham – West Riding FA

Kearney, Michael – Devon FA

Keeble Daniel – Norfolk FA

Mohamud, Ali

Newstead, Harvey – Norfolk FA

Ratcliffe, Jacob – Staffordshire FA

Smith, Daniel – Amateur FA

Smith, Lewis – Birmingham FA

Thompson, Benjamin – Shropshire FA

Walker, Bailey – Devon FA

Walker, Mark – Devon FA

Watkins, Kevin

Portugal ðŸ‡µðŸ‡¹ – 10 referees

The names will be announced by APAF – the Portuguese Referee Association, shortly before the tournament. 

Romania 🇷🇴 – 6 referees

Antal, Damian

Arusoaie, Ovidiu

Bobe, Ionut

Diaconu, Lucian

Dicu, Madalin

Vornicu, Adrian

Sweden 🇸🇪 – 5 referees

Abdirisak, Mohamed

Al-Ameri, Abdullah

Al-Turfi, Murtada

Bedoya, Santiago

Olovsson, David

Spain 🇪🇸 – 5 referees

Alvarez Castano, Jorge

Hernandez, Jon

Morato, Juan Francisco

Perez, Endika

Perez, Josu

France 🇫🇷 – 3 referees

Grot, Emile

Le Denmat, Emilien

Nicolas, Julien

Netherlands 🇳🇱 – 3 referees

Kaya, Bunjamin

Schoenmakers, Luc

Sins, Jeroen

Scotland 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 – 3 referees

Cousland, Jordan

Mitchell, Tom

Peacock, Robert

Germany 🇩🇪 – 2 referees

Fickler, Raphael

Jerlich, Lucas

Australia 🇦🇺 – 2 referees

Quartermain, Jock

Quartermain, William

Canada 🇨🇦 – 2 referees

Castro, Alex – Manitoba

Laroche, Jeremy – Quebec

Poland 🇵🇱 – 2 referees

Kwiatkowski, Mateusz

Skrzypa, Przemysław

USA 🇺🇸 – 2 referees

Billings, Gabe

Cox, Paul

Belgium 🇧🇪 – 1 referee

Marranita, Cedric

Czechia 🇨🇿 – 1 referee

Jiricek, Adam

Denmark 🇩🇰 – 1 referee

Nielsen, Karl Emil

Finland 🇫🇮 – 1 referee

Clay, James

Nepal 🇳🇵 – 1 referee

Karki, Sanjay

Norway 🇳🇴 – 1 referee

Wibstad, Olav Martin

Referee Observers

The tournament will also count on a number of qualified referee observers who will help our staff evaluating the performance of the officials on the field of play. Only the better referees will get appointed to the finals, they are:

Atkin, Rob – England

Buhl, Thomas – Germany

Madley, Robert – England/Norway

Moules, John – England

Printzler, Martin – Germany

Wilson, Richard – England

van ter Harmsel, Jan – Netherlands