Cakir to referee Hungary v England

Group I
20:45 CET – Budapest (Puskás Aréna)
HUNGARY – ENGLAND
Referee: Cüneyt Çakır (TUR)
Assistant Referee 1: Bahattin Duran (TUR)
Assistant Referee 2: Tarik Ongun (TUR)
Fourth Official: Alper Ulusoy (TUR)
Video Assistant Referee: Abdulkadir Bitigen (TUR)
Assistant Video Assistant Referee: Mete Kalkavan (TUR)
FIFA Referee Assessor: Elmir Pilav (BIH)
FIFA Match Commissioner: František Laurinec (SVK)

Cakir has refereed Hungary 3 times previously, a 2-1 defeat in a friendly match with Russia in November 2014, a 1-1 draw with Northern Ireland in September 2015 during the Euro 2016 qualifiers and the 3-0 defeat to Portugal at Euro 2020.

A big name and an excellent referee. He’s widely considered to be one of the best in the world currently.