Identify two teams of referees to control the match between Vietnam and Australia and China

06 Jan 2022 | 08:34 | Football


FIFA recently announced the names of two referees on duty in the next matches of Vietnam Tel in the third qualifying round of the 2022 World Cup against Australia and China.

The World Football Federation (FIFA) has just announced the names of the two referees who will control Vietnam’s two matches in the third qualifying round of the World Cup. Specifically, the person in charge of the Australia – Vietnam match on February 27 will be Korean Mr. Ko Hung-jin.

Referee Ko Hung-jin will control the match between Vietnam and Australia

South Korean referee Ko Hyung-jin points after a foul during the AFC Champions League group A match between Iran’s Esteghlal and Iraq’s Al-Shorta on September 20, 2020, at the Khalifa International Stadium in the Qatari capital Doha. (Photo by KARIM JAAFAR / AFP) (Photo by KARIM JAAFAR/AFP via Getty Images)

In the past, he was assigned tasks by FIFA at the 2019 Asian Cup and the second and third qualifying round of the 2022 World Cup. The two assistants will include referee Yoon Jaeyeol and referee Park Sang-jun. The fourth referee is Mr. Kim Woo-sung.

The referee controlling VAR in this match is Mr. Kim Jong-hyeok. This is a name quite familiar to Vietnamese NHM. In the past, he went to Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City to participate in the management of Vietnam’s matches in the framework of friendly tournaments and official tournaments.

Referee Kim Jong hyeok will control the VAR room for the Vietnam - Australia match

Referee Kim Jong hyeok will control the VAR room for the Vietnam – Australia match

Referee Kim Jong-hyeok once caused a fever in Vietnam not only because of his good looks but also because of his fair-minded attitude and his level of refereeing. The assistant referee VAR in this match will be Mr. Kim Dae-yong (South Korea). The referee supervisor is Mr. Hassan (Iran), the VAR referee supervisor is Mr. Mathew (Australia).



Meanwhile, in the match between Vietnam and China on February 1, 2022 (ie the first day of the Lunar New Year), the main referee will be Mr. Shukralla Nawaf Ghayyath (Bahrain). This is considered a good referee, having been appointed as a FIFA referee since 2008.

Mr. Shukralla has been assigned tasks by FIFA and AFC at the AFC Champions League, the 2011 U17 World Cup in Mexico, the Club World Cup in Japan in 2012 and the 2014 World Cup in Brazil with two matches Spain won against Australia 3. -0 and Portugal beat Ghana 2-1.

At the 2018 World Cup, he also moderated the match in Group H between Poland and Senegal. Referee Shukralla also once went to Vietnam in 2015, which made the 2018 World Cup qualifying match between Vietnam and Thailand at My Dinh Stadium.

In addition to Mr. Shukralla, the referees participating in this match are the line referees also from Bahrain, including Mr. Salman Mohamed Jaafar Mohamed and Abdulla Mohsen Bahrain. The referee is Mr. Sarray Mohanad Qasim Eesse (Iraq).

The VAR referee in this match is Singaporean referee Muhammad Taqi Aljaafari Bin Jahari – who once controlled the 2018 AFC U23 semi-final between U23 Vietnam and Qatar. The referee overseeing the match between Vietnam and the Chinese team on February 1 will be Korean Jong Chun and the VAR referee will be Mr. Yugendera Naaidu (Malaysia).