Nawaf Shukralla

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Nawaf Shukrallah
Full name Nawaf Abdullah Ghayyath Shukrallah
Born (1976-10-13) 13 October 1976 (age 41)
Bahrain
International
Years League Role
2008–present FIFA Referee
2008–present AFC Referee

Nawaf Abdullah Ghayyath Shukrallah (Arabic: نواف شكر الله‎) (born 13 October 1976) 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.[1]

He has also officiated at other tournaments, including the AFC Champions League, the 2012 FIFA Club World Cup,[2] and 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.[3]

In March 2013, FIFA named Shukrallah to its list of 52 candidate referees for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.[4]

Nawaf officiated four matches in the group stage of the 2014 and 2018 World Cups: Spain-Australia (3 Yellow card) and Portugal-Ghana (4Yellow card) in 2014, Poland-Senegal (3Yellow card) and Panama-Tunisia (6Yellow card) matches in 2018.

References[edit]

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