Bio
Jaffar Namdar
Born: 1934-07-02
Intl. since: 1970-01-01
Hometown: Teheran
Country: Iran
Speaks: Persian
Occupation:
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Djaffar Namdar took charge of two matches in two World Cup finals. One in 1974 and one in 1978. The Iranian referee was also active at two Olympic tournaments.

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before he became a referee, Namdar was a player. He played for his national team from 1956 till 1966 and took part of the Asian Games in Tokyo.

2014

Sad news received us that Jaffar Namdar passed away at the beginning of 2014.

Did you know
WORLD CUP

  • In his World Cup match Namdar booked the Australian Ray Richards twice but forgot to send him off. It was Clive Thomas from the stands, who noticed it and he found someone from FIFA who told the lines man who flagged Namdar. Some 5 minutes after his second card Richards was sent off. Namdar went home after one match.

Statistics
Statistics for JAFFAR NAMDAR
Totals Home Away Total
Penalties 0 0 0
Fouls 0 0 0
Yellow 3 0 3
YellowRed 0 0 0
Red 1 0 1
Averages Home Away Total
Penalties 0 0 0
Fouls 0 0 0
Yellow 0.3 0 0.15
YellowRed 0 0 0
Red 0.1 0 0.05

Based on 10 international matches

Matches
MATCHES FOR JAFFAR NAMDAR
Date Score Yellow Red Penalties Fouls
WC 1978
group stagePolandMexico1978-06-103 - 1 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
friendly
IranYugolsavia1978-04-050 - 0 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
IranRomania1977-08-050 - 0 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
WC 1978 qualifiers - Europe
Germany DRMalta1977-10-299 - 0 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
WC 1978 qualifiers - Asia
Hong KongIndonesia1977-02-284 - 1 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
Olympic Games 1976
group stageFrance OTGuatemala OT1976-06-214 - 1 1 (1-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
Asian Games 1974
2nd roundIsraelBurma1974-09-103 - 0 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
WC 1974
group stageAustraliaChile1974-06-220 - 0 1 (1-0)1 (1-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
Olympic Games 1972
2nd stageGermany DR OTMexico OT1972-09-057 - 0 1 (1-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
1st stageSoviet Union OTBurma OT1972-08-281 - 0 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)