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Mark Shield

Nationality: Australian

Date of Birth: 02 Sep 1973

Occupation: Compant Director Height/Weight: 187 (cm)/ 82 (kg); Hobbies:squash, fishing, running Residence: Fortitude Valley, Queensland Australia Speaks: English International Referee since: 1 January 1999 First International: New Zealand v Norway, 1999 2005 U17 World Cup 2002 FIFA World Cup Korea/Japan 2001 FIFA World Youth Championship 1999 FIFA U17 World Championship New Zealand 1999 Not only the [url=""]youngest ref in this tournement[/url], Mark was the youngest official to referee at a World Cup Finals at the 2002 FIFA World Cup in Korea and Japan where he where he controlled the 1st round match between Belgium and Tunisia. When announced to Mark that he was selected he said: “The experience of four years ago in Korea/Japan was fantastic and should stand me in good stead given I am not treading into the unknown. Certainly there is a lot of pressure in some ways but what I took from the 2002 World Cup was the realisation that from a referee’s perspective it is just ‘a red team against a blue team’.” [b]Games[/b] Tunisia Vs Saudi Arabia Whistleblower rating: 6 out of 10 Cards shown: 4 Iran Vs Angola Whistleblower rating: 6 out of 10 Cards shown: 6 [b]Total Cards Shown[/b] [img][/img] [img][/img] [img][/img] [img][/img] - [img][/img] [img][/img] [img][/img] [img][/img] [img][/img] [img][/img]

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