David Fernández Borbalán
30 May 1973|
David Fernández Borbalán (born 30 May 1973) is a retired Spanish football referee. His first match officiating in La Liga was on 12 September 2004, between Levante UD and Racing de Santander. Borbalán also refereed key match in Synot liga season 2014/15 between AC Sparta Prague and FC Viktoria Plzeň on 9 May 2015. He was chosen, upon validation from FIFA, to referee the 2018 Greek Cup Final between AEK and PAOK at the Olympic Stadium in Athens, amidst concerns over supporter riots and violence during the game and despite protests by Greek football chairmen and refereeing bodies over the appointment of non-Greek officials.
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- Real Federación Andaluza de Fútbol. "El almeriense Fernández Borbalán pitará esta semana en la liga checa".
- team, Onsports (2018-05-10). "ΑΕΚ-ΠΑΟΚ: Έγκυρος ο ορισμός Μπορμπαλάν στον τελικό, ετοιμάζουν αντίδραση οι Έλληνες διαιτητές". Onsports.gr (in Greek). Retrieved 2018-05-11.