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November 7, 2013

Scottish refs for Eaglets

Craig Thomson

Scottish referee, Craig Thomson, his compatriots Derek Rose and Alan Mulvanny have been picked by FIFA as officials for the FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013 final match   between Nigeria and Mexico at the Mohammed Bin Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

Craig Thomson

Craig Thomson

Thomson has been a match official since 1988 and has officiated in the Scottish Premier League since 2002.

The fourth official is Nobert Hauata from Tahiti while Mark Rule of New Zealand would be the Reserve Assistant Referee.

Golden Eaglets in the meantime, would don the white jerseys while the El Tri would be in green. The match will kick off at 8:00 pm local time  (5:00pm Nigerian time).