Following her recent good performances abroad, FIFA Referee Esther Azzopardi Farrugia has been entrusted with another important match from the UEFA Women’s Champions League.
In fact, on Thursday 1st November, she will be in charge of the first leg of the Round of 16 clash between Arsenal Ladies FC (England) vs 1. FFC Turbine Potsdam (Germany) to be played at Meadow Park, Borehamwood.
This is one of the big ties in this round, as for the first time two past champions are matched at this stage with 2007 winners Arsenal LFC taking on 2005 and 2010 winners 1. FFC Turbine Potsdam.
The other members of her refereeing team will be FIFA Assistant Referee Mitchell Scerri and Elite Assistant Referee Alex Grech, while Lisa Rashid (England FA) will act as Fourth Official.
Mr Patrick Wattebled (France) and Ms Katriina Elovirta (Finland) will act as UEFA Delegate and UEFA Referee Observer, respectively.