PRO 2018 World Cup assignments

Five officials from the Professional Referee Organization are currently representing the United States and Canada at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Mark Geiger and Jair Marrufo have been named as center referees, making the United States the only nation to have two people in the role from a total of 36 officials.

Joe Fletcher, Frank Anderson and Corey Rockwell have also been selected as assistant referees.

The 2018 FIFA World Cup is the first edition in the tournament’s history to feature the use of Video Review, technology that PRO have implemented in the MLS since week 22 of the 2017 season.

Assignments

Game 3, Morocco v Iran (6/15/18):
AVAR3: Jair Marrufo

Game 5, France v Australia (6/16/18):
AVAR3: Jair Marrufo

Game 6, Argentina v Iceland (6/16/18):
VAR: Mark Geiger
AVAR2: Joe Fletcher

Game 10, Germany v Mexico (6/17/18):
AVAR3: Mark Geiger

Game 18, Portugal v Morocco (6/20/18):
REF: Mark Geiger
AR1: Joe Fletcher
AR2: Frank Anderson
AVAR: Jair Marrufo

Game 21, Denmark v Australia (6/21/18):
VAR: Mark Geiger
AVAR: Jair Marrufo
AVAR2: Joe Fletcher

Game 23, Argentina v Croatia (6/21/18):
AVAR2: Corey Rockwell

Game 25, Brazil v Costa Rica (6/22/18):
AVAR2: Joe Fletcher
AVAR3: Mark Geiger

Game 27, Belgium v Tunisia (6/23/18):
REF: Jair Marrufo
AR1: Corey Rockwell
VAR: Mark Geiger
AVAR2: Joe Fletcher

Game 30, England v Panama (6/24/18):
AVAR3: Mark Geiger

Game 38, Australia v Peru (6/26/18):
AVAR: Jair Marrufo

Game 41, Serbia v Brazil (6/27/18):
4th: Jair Marrufo

Game 43, South Korea v Germany (6/27/18):
REF: Mark Geiger
AR1: Joe Fletcher
AR2: Frank Anderson
AVAR2: Corey Rockwell

Game 50, Uruguay v Portugal (6/30/18):
4th: Jair Marrufo
Reserve Assistant: Corey Rockwell
VAR: Mark Geiger
AVAR2: Joe Fletcher

Game 56, Colombia v England (7/3/18):
REF: Mark Geiger
AR1: Joe Fletcher
AR2: Frank Anderson

Game 58, Brazil v Belgium (7/6/18):
4th: Jair Marrufo
Reserve Assistant: Corey Rockwell

Game 63, Belgium v England (7/14/18):
VAR: Mark Geiger
AVAR2: Joe Fletcher