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Faghani to officiate England-Belgium clash

Tehran, July 13: Iranian referee Alireza Faghani together with linesmen Reza Sokhandan and Mohammad Mansouri will officiate the third-place playoff match of the 2018 World Cup between England and Belgium. Faghani officiated the Germany-Mexico and Serbia-Brazil matches in the group stage of the competition. He also took charge of the Argentina-France in the quarterfinals. IANS