Wednesday, 18 July 2018

Alireza Faghani (IRN) is the best referee of 2018 FIFA WC according to our readers

Here the results of the poll for the best referee at World Cup 2018. Iranian referee Alireza Faghani, who has handled four games culminating in third place final, has been elected as the best of the tournament by our readers. 

The following list is just the result of a public poll without any intent of being a real ranking of the referees. 

1) Alireza Faghani (IRN) 269
2) Cüneyt Çakır (TUR) 260
3) Szymon Marciniak (POL) 207
4) Björn Kuipers (NED) 197
5) Milorad Mažić (SRB) 68
6) Néstor Pitana (ARG) 51
7) Sandro Ricci (BRA), Malang Diedhiou (SEN), Damir Skomina (SVN) 28
8) Mark Geiger (USA) 12
9) Felix Brych (GER), Gianluca Rocchi (ITA) 10
10) Clément Turpin (FRA) 6
11) César Ramos (MEX) 5
12) Andrés Cunha (URU), Jair Marrufo (USA) 4
13) Ravshan Irmatov (UZB) 3
14) Nawa Shukralla (BHR), Bakary Gassama (GAM), Matthew Conger (NZL), Antonio Mateu Lahoz (ESP) 2
15) Mohammed Abdulla Hassan Mohamed (UAE), Janny Sikzwe (ZAM), Wilmar Roldán (COL), Sergey Karasev (RUS) 1
16) Enrique Cáceres (PAR), Joel Aguilar (SLV), Ghead Grisha (EGY) 0


  1. Why did you finish the survey early?

    1. The deadline announced was today at 09:00 CET.
      It was respected.