Giacomelli to referee Napoli v Atalanta

Giacomelli to referee Napoli v Atalanta

Notizie | 31/12/2017

The 40-year-old referee will be taking charge of his 11th Napoli game

Piero Giacomelli has been appointed to referee Tuesday’s Coppa Italia quarter-final between Napoli and Atalanta.

Giacomelli will be assisted by Giulio Dobosz and Stefano Del Giovane, while the fourth official with be Eugenio Abbattista. Antonio Damato and Fabrizio Posado will be in charge of VAR.

Giacomelli, 40, is currently in his eighth season as a Serie A and B referee, having made his Serie A debut in Genoa 0-1 Cagliari on 3 April 2011. He has taken charge of 93 games in Serie A and B, including ten Napoli games. The Partenopei have won seven, drawn two and lost one under Giacomelli’s stewardship.

Giacomelli has never taken charge of a Napoli game in the Coppa Italia.