Bio
Roberto Ruben Ruscio
Born: 1953-09-18
Intl. since: 1993-01-01
Hometown:
Country: Argentina
Speaks: Spanish
Occupation:
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A frustrated player, but a top Argentinian referee in the 90s, Roberto Rubén Ruscio was born on September 18th 1953, in Buenos Aires. He decided to start refereeing in 1978 after seeing the retirement of his very admired Angel Coerezza.

Achievements

Ruscio was promoted to the 1st division in 1992, and a year later became an international referee. His biggest honours: refereeing the Superclásico River Plate-Boca Juniors in 1995, and officiating in the Olympic Games Atlanta 1996. He also led big matches in Copa Libertadores and other continental tournaments, and 1998 was his last year as a FIFA referee.

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After leaving the FIFA list, Ruscio went on refereeing in his country league. He retired on September 30th 2003, at the age of 50, in a match played between San Lorenzo and Estudiantes.

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Statistics
Statistics for ROBERTO RUBEN RUSCIO
Totals Home Away Total
Penalties 0 0 0
Fouls 0 0 0
Yellow 10 5 15
YellowRed 0 0 0
Red 2 2 4
Averages Home Away Total
Penalties 0 0 0
Fouls 0 0 0
Yellow 0.59 0.29 0.44
YellowRed 0 0 0
Red 0.12 0.12 0.12

Based on 17 international matches

Matches
MATCHES FOR ROBERTO RUBEN RUSCIO
Date Score Yellow Red Penalties Fouls
Copa Mercosur 1998
group stageNacional (UR)Palmeiras1998-08-190 - 5 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
Copa Libertadores 1998
group stageAméricaGremio1998-03-131 - 2 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
group stageColónRiver Plate1998-03-041 - 2 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
Copa CONMEBOL 1997
1/2 finalsLanúsColón1997-10-291 - 1 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
Super Cup "João Havelange" 1997
group stageRiver PlateRacing Club1997-08-283 - 2 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
Copa Libertadores 1997
group stageNacional (UR)Deportivo Cali1997-04-151 - 1 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
Olympic Games 1996
group stageItaly OTKorea Republic OT1996-07-252 - 1 5 (4-1)1 (1-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
group stageFrance OTAustralia OT1996-07-202 - 0 8 (5-3)1 (0-1)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
WC 1998 qualifiers - S. America
ColombiaUruguay1996-07-073 - 1 2 (1-1)2 (1-1)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
friendly
ChileAustralia1996-04-243 - 0 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
Copa Libertadores 1996
1/4 finalsSan LorenzoRiver Plate1996-05-151 - 2 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
group stageUniversidad de ChileBotafogo1996-04-122 - 1 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
group stageRiver PlateSan Lorenzo1996-04-030 - 0 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
Copa Sudamericana u23 1996
group stageBolivia OTParaguay OT1996-02-274 - 1 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
group stageParaguay OTPeru OT1996-02-234 - 2 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
Copa Libertadores 1995
group stageRiver PlateIndependiente1995-03-292 - 0 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
group stageOlimpia AsuncionCaracas FC1995-02-215 - 0 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)