Greg Barkey accepts Manager of Assistant Referees position
PRO is pleased to announce that veteran assistant referee Greg Barkey will take up the newly-created position of Manager of Assistant Referees.
Barkey will begin in his new role in PRO’s support staff at the conclusion of the 2015 campaign.
PRO General Manager Peter Walton told proreferees.com that he was delighted to have secured the experience and skill set of Barkey in this key pivotal role within the Organization.
Barkey’s Major League Soccer experience goes all the way back to 1996 when he ran the line for the first time in the league.
He has since officiated over 300 MLS games, becoming the first AR to pass that landmark, in June 2014.
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