Leipzig - OL : Antonio Mateu to referee
The Spanish referee has been in charge of just one Champions League match this season. It was the draw between APOEL Nicosia and Ajax Amsterdam (0-0) on August 20th. As for the Europa League, he was most recently in charge of Glasgow Rangers win against Feyenoord (1-0) on 19 September. In La Liga, he has refereed three meetings, including that between Real Madrid and Osasuna (2-0) on 25 September. In five games this season, he has distributed 26 yellow cards and a red card.
In his European career, Antonio Mateu has refereed OL four times:
- The victory (0-1) against CSKA Moscow in the Round of 16 of the Europa League on 8 March 2018.
- The victory (2-1) against Besiktas in the quarter-final first leg of the Europa League on April 13, 2017.
- The big victory (4-1) against Viktoria Plzen in the first leg of the knockout stages of the Europa League on 13 March 2014.
- The victory (0-1) at Grasshoppers in the second leg of the third qualifying round of the Champions League on 6 August 2013.