The Scottish Football Association

Think you know the rules

Walsh and O’Neill to referee U17 tournament

Thursday, 16 March 2017

Nick Walsh and Paul O’Neill have been appointed as a Fourth Official and assistant referee, respectively, to a UEFA U17 Championship Elite Round tournament which the Scottish FA is hosting from 17th to 22nd March.


The participating Associations are Scotland, Montenegro, Serbia and Switzerland.


For such tournaments the host Association is required to provide an assistant referee and a Fourth Official to complement the three referees appointed to the tournament by UEFA.


The three referees are Luis Miguel do Nasciemento Teixeira (Andorra) Robert Hennessey (Republic of Ireland) and Krzysztof Jakubik (Poland). Each referee is accompanied by an assistant referee from their Association.


Nick and Paul will officiate at the games not involving Scotland.


The tournament schedule, with referee appointments, is:


Friday 17th March


Serbia v. Switzerland

Cappielow Park, Greenock, kick-off 1pm

Referee: Robert Hennessey (Republic of Ireland)


Scotland v Montenegro

St. Mirren Park, Paisley, kick-off 7.30pm

Referee: Krzysztof Jakubik (Poland)


Sunday 19th March


Switzerland v. Montenegro

Cappielow Park, Greenock, kick-off 1.00pm

Referee: Robert Hennessey (Republic of Ireland)


Scotland v. Serbia

St. Mirren Park, Paisley, kick-off 3.00pm

Luis Miguel do Nasciemento Teixeira (Andorra)


Wednesday 22nd March


Switzerland v. Scotland

St. Mirren Park, Paisley, kick-off 5.00pm

Referee: Krzysztof Jakubik (Poland)


Montenegro v. Serbia

Cappielow Park, Greenock, kick-off 5.00pm

Luis Miguel do Nasciemento Teixeira (Andorra)


<< Back
Test yourself
Specsaver Challenge

RSS Feed

Alan Proctor appoint...Fri, 21 Apr 2017
Alan Proctor will referee the North Region Junior FA’s Elginshire Cup Final between Nairn St. Ninian and Islavale ... Read More...
Lorraine Clark to of...Thu, 20 Apr 2017
Lorraine Clark has been appointed as the Fourth Official for the UEFA Women’s Champions League Semi-Final 1st Leag ... Read More...
William Collum appoi...Tue, 18 Apr 2017
William Collum has been appointed to referee the 2nd Leg of the UEFA Europa League Quarter Final tie, KRC Genk v. RC Cel ... Read More...
Ryan Oliver appointe...Fri, 14 Apr 2017
The Scottish FA Youth Cup Final between Celtic and Rangers will be refereed by Ryan Oliver (Category 3).   The as ... Read More...
Xander Harrison appo...Fri, 14 Apr 2017
Xander Harrison will referee the Glasgow Cup Final, Rangers v. Celtic, on Thursday 20th April.   The assistant re ... Read More...
Explore More...
adidas Specsavers