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Best Football Referees Of All Time 2021. Best referees play an integral role in the game of Football. The main job of a referee is to enforce rules. It might look easy but the referee’s job is complex and demanding. Under the intense situation, even referees are not able to do justice to the game and end up giving wrong decisions.
The best referee is someone who knows how to control the momentum of the game and make things under control. In this article, we are going to look at the top 10 football greatest referee in the world.
Frank de Bleeckere made his debut in 1984. He was a FIFA affiliated referee from 1998 to 2012. One of the world’s best referee, Bleeckere was awarded Belgium professional referee of the year record seven times. Frank made his international debut on 24 March 2001. He officiated the match between Cyprus and Ireland at 2002 FIFA World Cup Qualifier.
Frank de Bleeckere officiated in various FIFA tournaments like World Cup, Youth Championship, U-17 World Cup etc. He is the only Belgium referee to officiate in seven World Cup matches.
Oscar Ruiz is Columbia’s best referee. He was FIFA affiliated referee from 1995 to 2011. Since his retirement, he has been a member of FIFA referee instructor team. Oscar made his international debut in 1995. He officiated in three consecutive World Cup (2002,2006 and 2010).
He was also a member of CONMEBOL’s referee assistant Program. 51-year old is also a lawyer by profession.