Referee Arseni Hoxha bio

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Born
1949-01-06
Intl. since
1973-01-01
Hometown
Fier
Country
Albania
Speaks
Albanese
Occupation
Hobbies
 
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Hoxha

2010-08-24

In 2010 former FIFA referee Arsen Hoxha was asked to come back to Albania from Cleveland, Ohio, where he lives, to take over the referee committee. The idea being that Hoxha, who hadn't been part of Albanian football for years, was untainted by recent corruption scandals.

career
Arsen Hoxha was a referee for 29 years and a FIFA referee for 18 years in which he took charge of only 40 matches. He started whistling at basketball matches when he was 15. Hoxha's last match ever was in 1991.

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