Europa League: Who is Anthony Taylor, referee of Sevilla-Roma in the 2023 UEFA Europa League Final

AndOn Wednesday, May 31, 2023, the UEFA Europa League Final will take place between Sevilla led by Jose Luis Mendelbar and Roma Jose Mourinho. While the Seville team seeks its seventh title, the Italian team will try to win the first European League title in its history after winning the conference last year.

The match will start 9:00 p.m. in Puskas Square, Budapestto be arbitrated by the English College Anthony Taylor.

Taylor, a 44-year-old referee from Manchester, plays regularly in European competitions. This season, he directed the English Five matches in the Champions League (one of which Barcelona-Bayern resulted in a 0-3 victory for Germany), one in the Europa League and two in the Nations League. of selections.

In addition, Taylor was also the protagonist during the Club World Cup, a competition in which he refereed two matches, including the final between Real Madrid and Al Hilal, which ended with Real Madrid winning 5-3.

Domestically, Taylor is one of the most popular referees in the Premier League, having whistled the whistle for 30 matches this season, including the most at the top of the table.

Taylor, bad memory of Sevilla

Among all his history, Taylor has also captured the UEFA Super Cup Final. Specifically, the year from 2020 that he encountered Bayern Munich with Seville. In that match, the Germans defeated the Sevilla team with a score of 2-1. Ocampos scored the penalty 0-1, but Goretzka and Javi Martinez came back collision. In between, a disallowed goal by De Jong and another by Sna shone in the duel’s great controversy.

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