Paolo Casarin

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Paolo Casarin (born 12 May 1940 in Mestre) is a retired football referee from Italy. He is mostly known for supervising two matches in the 1982 FIFA World Cup in Spain.[1]

Casarin officiated at UEFA Euro 1988,[2] in addition to 1982[3] and 1986[4] World Cup qualifying matches. He is known to have worked as a FIFA referee during the period from 1979[5] to 1988.[2]

In 2012, he was inducted into the Italian Football Hall of Fame.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ RSSSF. "World Cup 1982 finals". Retrieved on May 16, 2013.
  2. ^ a b Courtney, Barrie. "European Championship 1988 - Final Tournament - Full Details". RSSSF, June 26, 2004. Retrieved on May 16, 2013.
  3. ^ FIFA. "Match Report - Hungary - England 1:3 (1:1)". June 6, 1981. Retrieved on May 16, 2013.
  4. ^ FIFA. "Match Report - France - German DR 2:0 (1:0)". December 8, 1984. Retrieved on May 16, 2013.
  5. ^ Haisma, Marcel & van den Elsen, John. "European Championship 1980 (Details)". RSSSF, March 28, 2007. Retrieved on May 16, 2013.
  6. ^ "Hall of fame, 10 new entry: con Vialli e Mancini anche Facchetti e Ronaldo" [Hall of fame, 10 new entries: with Vialli and Mancini also Facchetti and Ronaldo] (in Italian). La Gazzetta dello Sport. 27 October 2015. Retrieved 27 October 2015. 
Preceded by
UEFA Cup Winners' Cup Final 1984
East Germany Adolf Prokop
UEFA Cup Winners' Cup Final Referees
Final 1985
Italy Paolo Casarin
Succeeded by
UEFA Cup Winners' Cup Final 1986
Austria Franz Wöhrer