Björn Kuipers has Wednesday the leadership of the duel in the semi-finals of the Champions League between Bayern Munich and Real Madrid. The UEFA has the arbitrator from Oldenzaal, the netherlands Monday appointed.
Kuipers gets in the Allianz Arena in Munich, assisted by Sander van Roekel and Erwin Zeinstra. Fourth official Charles Schaap, as the fifth and sixth official has the European bond Pol van Boekel and Dennis Higler designated.
The semi-final is for Kuipers and his first Champions League match since november. Earlier this month, he led the spectacular Europe League match between Olympique Marseille and RB Leipzig (5-2).
Sunday, whistled Kuipers is still the cup final between AZ and Feyenoord (0-3). Last month it was announced that the 45-year-old arbitrator next summer to be active on the world cup in Russia.
That is the fourth and final major tournament for Kuipers, who previously was active on the european CHAMPIONSHIPS of 2012 and 2016 and the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in 2014. Kuipers is not going to stop after the world cup in Russia, but will have no major tournaments more flutes.
The German Felix Brych flute Tuesday, the first semi-final in the Champions League. On Anfield Road to take Liverpool and AS Roma against each other.
With Virgil van Dijk, Georginio Wijnaldum (Liverpool), Kevin Strootman (AS Roma) and Arjen Robben (Bayern Munich), there are four Dutch players in the Champions League. It is eleven years ago that there are so many Dutch in the semi-finals were.