• Tuesday May 13, 2014

    FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup match officials chosen

    The USA's Margaret Domka (pictured) was one of nine CONCACAF match officials selected to work at the 2014 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup in Canada. (Photo: Mexsport)

     

    ZURICH -- FIFA announced Tuesday the referees and the assistant referees who will officiate at the 2014 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in Canada.

    Female referees and assistant referees from 28 different countries have been selected for this tournament, which is also part of the preparation for the prospective candidate match officials for the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015™.

    Of the 39 chosen match officials, nine are from CONCACAF.  Their names are below:

    REFEREES (3)

    Quetzalli Alvarado Godinez (Mexico)

    Carol Anne Chennard (Canada)

    Margaret Domka (USA)

     

    ASSISTANT REFEREES (6)

    Marie-Josée Charbonneau (Canada)

    Mayte Ivonne Chavez Garcia (Mexico)

    Marlene Duffy (USA)

    Suzanne Morisset (Canada)

    Shirley Susana Perello Lopez (Honduras)

    Veronica Perez (USA)

     

    Canada’s Michelle Pye is on referee reserve list.

    The FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup will be held August 5-24, 2014, with 16 teams competing for the title.  Matches will be played in the cities of Edmonton, Moncton, Montreal and Toronto.

    CONCACAF will be represented by the host nation, its 2014 Women’s Under-20 Championship winner United States, Mexico and Costa Rica.

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