Bio
Gerhard Kapl
Born: 1946-11-11
Intl. since: 1969-01-01
Hometown:
Country: Austria
Speaks: German
Occupation: Head of accountancy in the government of Styria.
Hobbies:

Gerhard Kapl was an international referee who became an even more important person after his retirement. As head of the UEFA discipline committee, Totti's 3 match ban during the 2004 European Championship was his decision.

1969

Kapl started refereeing in 1969. Until 1992 he was a referee of 40 international matches and nearby 200 matches in the highest league of Austria.

Being official

Mr. Kapl was vice-president of the Austrian Football-Association (Ă?FB) from 2004 to 2009 and also president of the football-association of the province of Styria. From 1997 Kapl was also head of the Austrian Referee Committee. During the World Cups of 2006 and 2010 Kapl was active as FIFA security officer.

2011

When Gerhard Kapl died, FIFA had an obituary on its site which started with the sentence: It was with shock and great sadness that FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter learned of the death of Gerhard Kapl. The article had a picture of, of course, Sepp Blatter. Kapl died, after a long time of illness, on July 25th, 2011.

source: Heinrich Wurzur

Statistics
Statistics for GERHARD KAPL
Totals Home Away Total
Penalties 1 2 3
Fouls 0 0 0
Yellow 4 6 10
YellowRed 0 0 0
Red 0 1 1
Averages Home Away Total
Penalties 0.08 0.15 0.12
Fouls 0 0 0
Yellow 0.31 0.46 0.38
YellowRed 0 0 0
Red 0 0.08 0.04

Based on 13 international matches

Matches
MATCHES FOR GERHARD KAPL
Date Score Yellow Red Penalties Fouls
Euro 2000 qualifiers
IsraelSan Marino1999-09-088 - 0 1 (1-0)1 (0-1)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
WC 1994 qualifiers - Europe
AlbaniaLatvia1992-11-111 - 1 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
UEFA Cup 1992 - 1993
2nd roundHeartsStandard1992-10-210 - 1 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
Unknown
Germany u21Turkey u211992-10-134 - 0 6 (2-4)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
European Cup2 1992 - 1993
1st roundAtlético de MadridMaribor1992-09-306 - 1 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)1 (1-0)0 (0-0)
friendly
TurkeyBulgaria1992-08-263 - 2 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
CzechoslovakiaEngland1992-03-252 - 2 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
CroatiaRomania1990-12-222 - 0 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
European Cup 1991 - 1992
2nd roundMarseilleSparta Prague1991-10-233 - 2 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)2 (0-2)0 (0-0)
UEFA Cup 1991 - 1992
1st roundAjaxÖrebro SK1991-09-183 - 0 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
Euro 1992 qualifiers
GreeceFinland1991-10-302 - 0 3 (1-2)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
CyprusHungary1991-03-030 - 2 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
UEFA Cup 1989 - 1990
1st roundPortoFlacara Moreni1989-09-132 - 0 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)