Meet the referee: Basel v Boro

Last updated : 28 March 2006 By Reggie Holdsworth
Roberto Rosetti (Italy)
b. 19/9/1967

The match officials for Boro's second trip of the season to Switzerland are all from Italy.

Referee Roberto Rosetti has been on the FIFA list since 2002 and has officiated in over a dozen games in Europe and internationally, including games in the FIFA World Youth Championships (2003) and the Confederations Cup (2005)

During a Serie A game back in 2001 he booked eleven players in one game without sending anyone off.

The 41-year-old is a physiotherapist by trade and speaks fluently in Italian, English and French.

His assistants are Cristiano Copelli and Alessandro Stagnoli, while the fourth official is Domenico Messina.