Panels | 2018 FIFA & AFC
The international match official panels for 2018 have been finalised by FIFA and the PFRA congratulates the following members for their selection to these panels:
* FIFA Referees: Chris Beath, Shaun Evans, Jarred Gillett, Peter Green
* FIFA Assistant Referees: Ashley Beecham, Matthew Cream, Ryan Gallagher, Owen Goldrick (NEW), George Lakrindis, Nathan MacDonald, Anton Shchetinin, David Walsh
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) have also finalised their 2018 elite match official panels, with the following members selected:
* AFC Elite Referees: Chris Beath, Shaun Evans (Promoted from Fourth Official), Jarred Gillett, Peter Green
* AFC Elite Assistant Referees: Ashley Beecham, Matthew Cream, Ryan Gallagher (NEW), George Lakrindis (NEW), Nathan MacDonald, Anton Shchetinin, David Walsh
The first AFC tournament of 2018 has also been appointed, with Chris Beath, Peter Green and Matthew Cream off to China for the AFC Under 23 Championships to be held in January. The PFRA wishes all three of them the best of luck at this tournament.