With the Manchester International Futsal Tournament 2015 less than two weeks away the referee rosters can today be announced for the event’s adult competition.
The tournament organisers are delighted to confirm a referee team that consists of England’s leading futsal referee Marc Birkett alongside English colleagues Peter Nurse and Mike Harris.
Birkett’s high level experience will add to the event. Last year he was the third official for the 2014 UEFA Futsal EURO Final in Antwerp. His impressive international CV also includes a FIFA Futsal World Cup Final after officiating in the 2012 FIFA Futsal World Cup final in Thailand.
Birkett will be joined by his FIFA Futsal Referee colleague Peter Nurse who has also developed himself as one of England’s leading officials, taking charge of a number of England internationals and FA major finals during his futsal refereeing career.
Making up the referee team is one of England’s leading futsal referee prospects
in Mike Harris. Harris is well known being a local official who has progressed to
take his place in the select group of FA Futsal Referees. Harris was a regular in
last season’s FA Futsal Super League and was involved in the BUCS Futsal
Adult Competition Referees: Marc Birkett, Peter Nurse, Mike Harris
Youth Competition Referees: Raymond Laughlin and Robert Martin
The referees are ready!