Nawaf Shukralla

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Nawaf Shukralla
Full name Nawaf Abdullah Ghayyath Shukralla[1]
Born (1976-10-13) 13 October 1976 (age 38)
Bahrain
International
Years League Role
2008– FIFA Referee
2008–[2] AFC Referee

Nawaf Abdullah Ghayyath Shukralla (born 13 October 1976 in Bahrain) is a Bahraini football referee who has been a full international referee for FIFA.

In 2011, FIFA called him on duty at the 2011 FIFA U-17 World Cup.[3]

He has also officiated at other tournaments, including the AFC Champions League, the 2012 FIFA Club World Cup,[4] and 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.[5]

In March 2013, FIFA named Shukralla to its list of 52 candidate referees for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.[6]

Nawaf along with his Bahraini assistants Yaser Tolefat and Ebrahim Sabt officiated two matches in the group stage of the 2014 World Cup. The first match was between Spain and Australia, few days later they received a call-up for the Portugal-Ghana match.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Profile
  2. ^ AFC.com Profile
  3. ^ FIFA.com profile
  4. ^ FIFA. "Match Report - Ulsan Hyundai - Sanfrecce Hiroshima 2:3 (1:1)". 12 December 2012. Retrieved on 27 April 2013.
  5. ^ FIFA. "Match Report - Oman - Jordan 2:1 (0:0)". 16 October 2012. Retrieved on 27 April 2013.
  6. ^ FIFA. "Open list of prospective referees & assistant referees for the 2014 FIFA World Cup". 7 March 2013. Retrieved on 27 April 2013.