Gavillucci to ref Samp v Napoli

Gavillucci to ref Samp v Napoli

Notizie | 10/05/2018

The refereeing appointments have been made for this weekend's round of fixtures, including the Azzurri's trip to the Stadio Luigi Ferraris

 
Claudio Gavillucci has been named as the referee for Sampdoria v Napoli on Sunday evening at 20:45 CET.

He will be joined by assistants Alberto Tegoni and Afonso Marrazzo, fourth official Antonio Giua and VAR officials Davide Massa and Stefano Alassio.

Gavillucci, 39 in August, has been refereeing games in the top two flights in Italy for seven years. His Serie A debut came in Atalanta 1-1 Bologna on 27 April 2013. So far, he has taken charge of 48 matches in Serie A and 77 in Serie B.

He has only officiated two Napoli fixtures in the past: Napoli 3-1 Pescara on 15 January 2017 and Napoli 1-0 SPAL on 18 February 2018.

In total, he has presided over 56 home wins, 36 draws and 33 away wins. He gives out yellow cards at a rate of five a game, red cards once every three games and penalties more than once every three games. On average, he stops play for around 30 fouls a game.