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Chris Foy (referee)

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Chris Foy
Full name Christopher Foy
Born (1962-11-20) 20 November 1962 (age 61)
St. Helens, Lancashire, England
Other occupation PGMOL' Head of Community and Public Engagement[1]
Years League Role
1994–95 The Football League Assistant referee
1995–96 Premier League Assistant referee
1996–2001 The Football League Referee
2001–2015 Premier League Referee
Years League Role
2002–07 FIFA listed Referee

Christopher Foy (born 20 November 1962[2]) is an English retired professional football referee whose currently Head of Community and Public Engagement for PGMOL.[3] Following his first appointment as an official in the Football League in 1994 and his promotion in 2001 to the list of Select Group Referees who officiate in the Premier League, He refereed a number of notable matches, including the FA Community Shield and the finals of the FA Cup, Football League Cup and FA Trophy.

In 2015 Foy retired to become a senior referees' coach for the PGMOL.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. "PGMOL".
  2. Birthdate Archived 15 January 2008 at the Wayback Machine confirmation at the Football League official website. Retrieved 26 March 2008.
  3. "PGMOL".
  4. [1][dead link]