World Cup 2018: Nestor Pitana to referee France-Croatia last | Soccer


FIFA has named Argentinian Nestor Pitana because the referee for Sunday’s World Cup last between France and Croatia.

The 43-year-old officiated the event’s opening recreation between Russia and Saudi Arabia and was in cost for France’s quarterfinal victory over Uruguay, in addition to Croatia’s last-16 conflict with Denmark.

He’s joined by assistant referees Hernan Maidana and Juan Belatti, in addition to fourth official Bjorn Kuipers.

France booked its spot within the last in Moscow with a slender win over Belgium, whereas Croatia edged previous England to seal a spot in a World Cup last for the primary time in its historical past.

Alireza Faghani of Iran will referee Saturday’s Belgium-England third-place recreation. 

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