Common questions

Who is the richest referee in football?

Who is the richest referee in football?

Bjorn Kuipers
Meet Bjorn Kuipers, the ‘world’s richest referee’ and the man in charge of England vs Italy.

Who is the most famous referee?

Pierluigi Collina (Italian pronunciation: [ˌpjɛrluˈiːdʒi kolˈliːna]; born 13 February 1960) is an Italian former football referee. He was named FIFA’s “Best Referee of the Year” six consecutive times and is widely considered to be the best football referee of all time….Pierluigi Collina.

Domestic
1995–2005 FIFA listed Referee

How do you get referee badges?

Qualifying as a Referee To qualify as a referee, you must also referee five games after you have attended the face to face training. You will then receive a certificate and an FA Referee badge. You be supported through those five games by your County Football Association (CFA).

Is Mark Clattenburg still a referee?

He has refereed a number of notable matches, including the 2016 UEFA Champions League Final and the UEFA Euro 2016 Final. Clattenburg is considered one of the most highly-rated European referees of his generation….Mark Clattenburg.

Domestic
2006–2017 FIFA listed Referee

How much is a referee paid?

They are paid around £80 per game as well as whatever mileage they have to travel to and from the match venue. At the top end, Premier League referees are salaried so they get paid a regular wage with match fees on top of that. Referees in the top-flight of England can earn as much as £70,000 per year.

How much does it cost to be a referee?

How much does it cost to become a referee? The cost for a new referee in their first year is Junior $490(-18)/Senior $500 (+18). Unlike other referee associations in NSW, this is an upfront, one-off payment before the season commences with no other charges during the season.