The Swedish referee Jonas Eriksson on Wednesday 28 the first leg of the quarterfinals Milan-Barcelona and Spanish Carlos Velasco Carballo Olympique Marseille- Bayern Munich.
The Swedish referee, born in the town of Sigtuna 37 years ago, is international since 2002 and their most recent match was a Spanish team on 8 March when whistled the first leg of the second round of the Europa League between Atlético Madrid and Besiktas (3-1).
Eriksson, dedicated to arbitration as a hobby for several years selling a stake in a media company profits earned him millions, a year ago led the match between Schalke and Valencia (3-1) in which the Valencians fell eliminated in the knockout stages of the Champions League.
Earlier in the 2009-2010 season whistled the rout of Sevilla in Glasgow against Rangers (1-4) in 2008-2009 was the refereeof the triumph of Madrid against Zenit Real (3-0) and the victory of Espanyol against Lokomotiv Moscow (0-1) in the UEFA Cup 2005-2006.
The Spaniard Velasco Carballo, who was appointed by the Referees Technical Committee (TAC) to referee tonight Granada-Sevilla in the Spanish league, will lead the Olympique Marseille-Bayern Munich.
Carlos Velasco has refereed this season's encounters Arsenal Champions League-Olympiakos (2-1), Benfica- Basel (1-1) and Porto-Zenit (0-0), as well as Sporting-Manchester City (1 -0) of the Europa League. (via SPORT)