Referee George McCabe bio

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Born
1922-03-13
Intl. since
1960-01-01
Hometown
Sheffield
Country
England
Speaks
English
Occupation
Hobbies
 
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World Cup

2011-12-09

George McCabe took charge of one match in the 1966 World Cup finals. McCabe was a FIFA referee from 1960 until the end of 1968 and died in 2001.

Pele
In his World Cup match McCabe failed to send off Portuguese player Morais who fouled badly for the second time, hurting Pele so badly the Brazilian star had to leave the field.

From our reporter: James Ng