Find out who’s going to controlling the biggest game of your team’s season, with the match officials for Week 2 of the Hyundai A-League Finals Series.
Find out who-s going to controlling the biggest game of your team-s season, with the match officials for Week 1 of the Hyundai A-League Finals Series.
Elimination Final 1 Wellington Phoenix v Sydney FC Friday 30 March Kick off: 8.00pm (NZT) Westpac Stadium
Referee: Chris Beath 69 Matches
Chris Beath has officiated fixtures between Wellington and Sydney twice previously, both at Westpac Stadium (week 6, 2008/09 & week 6, 2010/11). Both of these games ended in a 2-1 victory for Wellington.
Chris has also officiated two finals matches: Wellington v Newcastle in 2009/10, which ended in a 3-1 win for Phoenix, and Adelaide v Gold Coast in 2010/11, a 3-2 win for the Queenslanders.
Assistant referees: David Walsh, Jan-Hendrick Hintz Fourth official: Matt Conger
Major Semi Final (1st Leg) Brisbane Roar v Central Coast Mariners Saturday 31 March 2012 Kick off: 4.30pm (local time) Suncorp Stadium
Referee: Strebre Delovski 71 Matches
Strebre Delovski has never officiated a game between Brisbane and Central Coast before, but has great experience in finals football. He has been in charge of six finals fixtures, including Brisbane-s 1-0 loss to Adelaide in 2008/09, and Central Coast-s 1-0 defeat of Gold Coast United in 2010/11.
Assistant referees: Scott Edeling, Ryan Gallagher Fourth officials: Alan Milliner
Elimination Final 2 Perth Glory v Melbourne Heart Sunday 1 April Kick off: 5.00pm (WST) Nib Stadium
Referee: Jarred Gillett 30 Matches
This will be Jarred Gillett-s second time officiating a game between Perth Glory and Melbourne Heart. Back in week 11, he oversaw Heart-s 2-1 victory over Glory at nib Stadium.
This will also be Jarred-s second time in charge of a finals fixture, after running Adelaide-s 1-0 defeat of Wellington in season 2010/11.
Assistant referees: Paul Cetrangolo, Matthew Cheeseman Fourth official: Joe Fusari