António Garrido (referee)
|António José da Silva Garrido|
3 December 1932|
Marinha Grande, Portugal
|Died||10 September 2014
|Known for||Football referee (1964–1982)|
António José da Silva Garrido (3 December 1932 – 10 September 2014) was a Portuguese football referee.
Accountant by profession, Garrido was known for having refereed three matches in the FIFA World Cup, two in the 1978 and one in the 1982, the match for the 3rd and the 4th place. He also refereed one match in the 1980 UEFA European Football Championship in Italy and was the first Portuguese referee in a European Cup final in 1980. After his retirement, depiste being known as a Sporting CP supporter, he was heavily linked to F.C. Porto admitting to be a supporter of the club. He was involved in Portuguese football scandal Apito Dourado and in the 2010–11 UEFA Europa League semi-final match between Porto and Villarreal CF, after the match he dined with the referee Björn Kuipers, Reinaldo Teles and Porto's president Pinto da Costa in a restaurant located on Rua do Roberto Ivens, Matosinhos, Portugal. He died on 10 September 2014 after a long illness.
- "António Garrido: “Marquei penalties quase sem ter visto”" ["I whistled penaltys almost without seeing them"]. Jornal de Leiria (in Portuguese). 26 April 2012. Retrieved 10 September 2014.
- Tiago Pimentel (10 September 2014). "António Garrido, o homem que detestava árbitros mas que se tornou um deles" [António Garrido, the man who hated referees but that became one of them] (in Portuguese). Público. Retrieved 11 September 2014.
- "Directivos del Oporto cenaron con el árbitro tras el partido contra el Villarreal" [FC Porto members dined with the referee after the match against Villarreal]. Marca.com (in Spanish). 4 May 2011. Retrieved 11 September 2014.
- "Morreu o antigo árbitro António Garrido" [Former referee António Garrido died]. Maisfutebol (in Portuguese). 10 September 2014. Retrieved 10 September 2014.
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