An official announcement on the World Cup final is yet to be made by FIFA, but head of refereeing for FIFA Massimo Busacca
confirmed that Rizzoli would be in charge of the match.
, head of refereeing for FIFA, confirmed that Rizzoli will be in charge of the showpiece while FIFA vice-president and chair of the refereeing committee Jim Boyce declared that the Serie A referee was the right man for the job.
FIFA has not yet made an official announcement on the World Cup final, but Massimo Busacca
, head of refereeing for FIFA, confirmed that Rizzoli will be in charge of the match.
FIFA refereeing development head Massimo Busacca
is thought to have given the orders, Efe news agency reported.
Referees chief Massimo Busacca
insisted Nishimura had been justified in awarding the spot-kick after an alleged foul by Dejan Lovren on Brazilian striker Fred.
REFEREES heading for Brazil are under instruction to clamp down on serious foul play with Fifa's arbiter-in-chief Massimo Busacca
demanding red cards be flashed for any over-the-top tackles, writes Steve Davies.
, responsable du departement de l'Arbitrage de la FIFA, a officie lors des editions 2006 et 2010 de l'epreuve supreme.
Millions were watching on television and FIFA's referees chief, Massimo Busacca
, was at the game.
Wenger did not attend the hearing, but has already served two bans for ranting at ref Massimo Busacca
in Barcelona last year.
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Wenger had to watch the Champions League play-off first leg from the stands because of the one-game ban he received as a result of his criticism of Swiss referee Massimo Busacca
after last year's controversial defeat in Barcelona.
Wenger, though, must serve a one-match touchline ban because of Uefa disciplinary action following last season's second-round exit to Barcelona in the Nou Camp, after being charged with "inappropriate language" directed towards official Massimo Busacca