TEHRAN Iran (Xinhua) --
Iranian referee Alireza Faghani together with
linesmen Reza Sokhandan and Mohammad Mansouri will officiate
third-place playoff match of the 2018 World Cup between England
and Belgium, semi-official Mehr news agency reported on
Germany-Mexico and Serbia-Brazil matches in the group stage of
He also took charge
of Argentine-France in the quarterfinals and proved his
expertise in the field.
Faghani has not used
VAR (video assistant referee) during the three matches.
The match will be
held on Saturday at the Saint Petersburg Stadium.