Date: 6th March 2018 at 12:35pm
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UEFA has appointed Czech Republic’s Pavel Královec to referee Wednesday nights Champions League last 16 second leg tie between Manchester City and Basel.

Wednesday 7 March 2018
Etihad Stadium
Kick off 7:45pm GMT
Live on TV within the UK on BT Sport

Roman Sly?ko (Slovak Republic)
Ivo Nadvornik (Czech Republic)

Additional assistant referees
Petr Ardeleanu (Czech Republic)
Karel Hrubes (Czech Republic)

Fourth official
Jiří Moláček (Czech Republic)

Pavel Královec

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Born in Czechoslovakia, the 40-year-old FIFA listed referee has so far this 2017/18 season taken charge of four Champions League, two World Cup qualifiers and one Europa League games (no domestic league matches included). Out of which he’s brandished 29 yellow and one red card.

In his spare time Pavel likes to play tennis and squash.

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Let’s hope he and his fellow officials have a quiet game!