Referee Paolo Casarin bio

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Born
1940-05-12
Intl. since
1980-01-01
Hometown
San Donato
Country
Italy
Speaks
Italian
Occupation
economist
Hobbies
 
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WC

2011-12-09

Paolo Casarin was a referee in the 1982 World Cup and in the 1988 European Championship.

FIFA
Later on Casarin became president of the Italian referee committee and member of FIFA's referee committee. He was sent home by Havelange who didn't agree with Casarin's choice of Sandor Puhl for the 1994 final between Brazil and Italy. Brazil lost (shoot-out) and the FIFA boss blamed Casarin.

From our reporter: James Ng