Referee Carl Erich Steiner bio

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Born
1920-05-09
Intl. since
0000-01-01
Hometown
Vienna
Country
Austria
Speaks
German
Occupation
Hobbies
 
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2015-01-03

Erich Steiner was the first Austrian Referee not only to referee in World Cup but also in the European Cup. He took charge of 3 matches at two World Cup finals: two in 1954 (a quarter-final) and 1 in 1962.

WC 1954
17ht June Group 3 HUN - Rep of Corea 9-0 as Assist Ref
20th June Group 4 ITA - BEL 4-1 as Referee
26th June Quarter Final URU - ENG -4-2 as Referee

also
Before Steiner became a FIFA-referee he was a referee in South America for several years.

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Erich Steiner died on March 12th, 1971, after a second stroke within eight months.

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