Meet the Referee: Karakó Ferenc

Name: Ferenc Karakó

Date of Birth: 1983-04-06

County: Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg

Qualified: 2008

NB1 Debut: 2015-04-04 ETO FC Győr v Kecskeméti TE


Ferenc Karakó was born in Nyíregyháza on 6th April 1983. He qualified as a referee in 2008, inNyíregyháza. He was promoted to the NB1 and the FIFA list of referees on 1st January 2016, which is unusual as FIFA normally require a referee to have been a referee in their countries top league for at least 1-2 years before nomination. He had refereed 3 games in the NB1 prior to his promotion having made his debut as a referee on the NB1 on 4th April 2015 in the game between ETO FC Győr v Kecskeméti TE. On 01.01.16 he became one of Hungary’s professional referees.


Matches Season 2018/19
DateHome TeamAway TeamResultYellow CardsYYR CardsRed CardsPenaltyKit
28.07.2018DVTKPuskás Akadémia2-29012Blue
NB1 Career History (up to end 2017/18)
SeasonGamesYellow CardsYYR CardsRed CardsPenalty
Career Total371902511