Also, for the first time, CAF is offering direct cash support in the form of a grant to the five African countries at the World Cup a move meant to avoid perennial fights between players and their federations over their bonuses. The governing body of the World Cup determined that every match referee will get 70 thousand US Dollars (52,700 Great Britain Pounds) for their roles in the FIFA WC 2018. The confederations AFC, CAF, CONCACAF, and CONMEBOL each brought six referees. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. However, the amount of contracted salary also increased for the assistant referees. As reported by BBC Sport, centre referees earn up to $1200 (Ksh 135600) per match. The line men also got paid comparatively lower than them as they picked 2 thousand US Dollars for an appearance. Pro Wrestling/MMA and Boxing writer for 5+ years. Whownskenya | 2021 All Rights Reserved. Gibert Cheruiyot [Photo|Facebook]In 2008, the teacher of History and Geography pursued basic referee course as he set his eyes across Kenyan borders. So far, who are the African medalists at the World Athletics Championships? Eliminating contact between match officials and host sides before matches has been the main cause of suspicion of match fixing by referees. At the 2021 AFCON, he was in charge of Nigeria versus Guinea Bissau match where he excited fans by his style of running. Coming from a community that likes athletics more than any other sport was one of the main challenges. By Melkynews (self media writer) | 5 months ago. Lets take a look at the International Football Referees Salaries based on categories. Where Is Mason Greenwood Now ? "This is one of the reasons there has been delays," added Bah. Last year, he was part of match officials in charge of the Tokyo Olympics. In February, a PriceWaterhouse Cooper (PwC) audit revealed that.