French referee to officiate Qarabag FC and Bayer match

Benoît Bastien

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# 05 March 2024 11:01 (UTC +04:00)

The first game of Qarabag FC against the German club Bayer 04 in the 1/8 final stage of the UEFA Europa League to be controlled by a French referee team, APA reports.

Benoît Bastien will be the chief referee of the match to be held on March 7. He will be assisted by Hicham Zakrani and Aurelien Berthomieu.

The fourth official will be Jeremie Pignard. Benoit Millot will be VAR, Eric Wattellier will be OAR. Ichko Lozev (Bulgaria) was appointed as the referee-inspector of the match.

It should be noted that the match between Qarabag and Bayer (Germany), which will be held at the Tofig Bahramov Stadium, will start at 21:45. The return match between the teams will be organized on March 14 in Leverkusen.