Referee Silviu Petrescu bio

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Born
1968-10-06
Intl. since
2002-01-01
Hometown
Waterloo (Ontario)
Country
Canada
Speaks
English, Rumanian
Occupation
Quality Manager
Hobbies
football, hockey
 
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Romania

2013-08-07

In his native country Romania, Silviu refereed up to the second division. His promotion to the first division was blocked by a former chairman of the Romanian Referees Committee in the mid-90s. Disapointed about these backstage games Petrescu immigrated with his wife to Canada in 1995

Going strong
Petrescu continued to referee in Canada and got promoted to the FIFA List in 2002. Silviu Petrescu also participated in the 2002 and 2005 CONCACAF U-20 Championships, the 2003 Pan-American Games and refereed a CONCACAF Champions League semi-final in 2008. He also acted as a fourth official at the 2007 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Can

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