FIFA has announced that English official Mark Clattenburg will take charge of Saturday's 2012 Olympic Games final between Mexico and Brazil at London's venerable Wembley Stadium.
He will head a team further consisting of his countrymen Stephen Child and Simon Beck, completed by Gambian official Bakary Papa Gassama as the fourth official and Eritrea's Angesom Ogbamariam as the reserve assistant referee.
Having joined 2011 FIFA U20 World Cup including a semifinal and his recent promotion to UEFA's Elite Group, he will reach the outgoing peak of his career by leading the final in his mother country.
11 August 2012, 16:00 CET
Wembley Stadium, London, Great Britain
Mexico - Brazil
Referee: Mark Clattenburg (ENG)
Assistant Referee 1: Stephen Child (ENG)
Assistant Referee 2: Simon Beck (ENG)
Fourth Official: Bakary Papa Gassama (GAM)
Reserve Assistant Referee: Angesom Ogbamariam (ERI)
Only one day earlier, Ravshan Irmatov will oversee the all Asian match for the Bronze Medal between Japan and Korea Republic, accompanied by a team from Colombia.
10 August 2012, 20:45 CET
Millennium Stadium, Cardiff, Wales
Japan - Korea Rep.
Referee: Ravshan Irmatov (UZB)
Assistant Referee 1: Abdukhamidullo Rasulov (UZB)
Assistant Referee 2: Bakhadyr Kochkarov (KGZ)
Fourth Official: Wilmar Roldán (COL)
Reserve Assistant Referee: Humberto Clavijo (COL)