The Italian Paolo Tagliavento has been appointed to referee the final of UEFA U21 Euro 2011 between Switzerland and Spain in Denmark. He will be assisted by Damien McGraith from Ireland and Vytauntas Simkus from Lithuania. Robert Schörgenhofer will be the Fourth Official. For Tagliavento it is the third match after having already blown the whistle in the group stage matches between Denmark and Belarus and England vs. Czech Republic as well.
Tagliavento may deal with a large experience, which has arises out of several Europe League matches, the appointment as Additional Assistant Referee in Europe League final 2010 and one Champions League match (Arsenal-Partizan, 2011).
Apart from that, UEFA also selected the officials for the 3rd place match between Belarus and Czech Republic its winner is allowed to join the Olympic Games 2012 in London.
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3rd Place, Saturday, 25 June, 15:00 CET (13:00 UTC)
Belarus vs. Czech Republic
Referee: Milorad Mazic (SRB)
Assistant Referee 1: Mark Borsch (GER)
Assistant Referee 1: Marcin Borkowski (POL)
4th Official: Markus Strömbergsson (SWE)
UEFA Referee Observer: Peter Mikkelsen (DEN)
Final, Saturday, 25 June, 15:00 CET (13:00 UTC)
Switzerland vs. Spain
Referee: Paolo Tagliavento (ITA, r.)
Assistant Referee 1: Damien McGraith (IRL)
Assistant Referee 1: Vytauntas Simkus (LTU)
4th Official: Robert Schörgenhofer (AUT)
UEFA Referee Observer: Jaap Uilenberg (NED)