Clattenburg to referee Borussia-Real Madrid Champions tie


Madrid: The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) announced on Sunday (Sep 25) that English official Mark Clattenburg will oversee the match between Borussia Dortmund and visiting club Real Madrid in round two of the Champions League group stage on Tuesday.

Furthermore, Dutch Bas Nijhuis will referee the Sevilla-Lyon clash in the same stage of the competition, reports Efe.

Clattenburg, who earned his international license in 2006, refereed the soccer final at the 2012 London Olympics, that year’s Eurocup final and the 2015-16 Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico de Madrid. (IANS)