Faghani in charge of Serbia-Brazil encounter

Published on: 27 June 2018

The crucial tie between the five-time world champions and the White Eagles is Faghani's second appointment in Russia 2018, after overseeing the Group F tie between defending champions Germany and Mexico on June 17.

The experienced Iranian is appearing in his second FIFA World Cup and is assisted by compatriots Reza Sokhandan and Mohammadreza Mansouri - who assisted Faghani in Mexico's 1-0 win over Germany.

American referee Jair Marrufo is the fourth official alongside Anouar Hmila of Tunisia, the fifth official.

Meanwhile, Japanese referees Ryuji Sato and Toru Sagara were the fourth and fifth officials in Tuesday's Group C tie between Australia and Peru, which ended 2-0 in favour of the South Americans.

Source: the-afc.com