The European Football Association “UEFA” announces the refereeing staff for the opening match of the European Nations Championship, which will bring together Italy and Turkey.
Dutch referee Danny Makele will referee the opening match of the European Nations Championship, tomorrow, Friday, as the match will bring together Italy and Turkey and will be played at the “Olympico” stadium in the capital, Rome.
Today, Thursday, the European Football Association (UEFA) announced that Frenchwoman Stephanie Frapper will be the fourth official in the match, becoming the first woman to participate in the leadership of a European Cup match for men.
McKelley, 38, will be assisted by compatriots Hessel Stegstra and Jan de Vries, as well as other Dutch video assistant referee Kevin Blom.
Makelele supervised the final of the European League “European League” in the year 2020 between Seville, Spain and Inter Milan, Italy (3-2), and he was the referee who oversaw the replay between Paris Saint-Germain and Istanbul Basaksehir Turkey in the Champions League, which was stopped due to racist accusations Roman referee.
His decisions were the subject of controversy last March, when he canceled a goal for Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo in the match against Serbia in the World Cup 2022 qualifiers. He then apologized for canceling the goal despite the ball crossing the goal line.