Nicola Rizzoli

Referee Nicola Rizzoli gestures during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Quarter Final match between Argentina and Belgium at Estadio Nacional on July 5, 2014
Nicola Rizzoli to take charge of England opener at Euro 2016
Italian Nicola Rizzoli, who was the referee for the 2014 World Cup final, will take charge of England's opening Euro 2016 match against Russia.
Jun 8, 14:22
Per Mertesacker of Arsenal and Olivier Giroud of Arsenal celebrate at the end of Arsenal's win in the UEFA Champions League Group F match between Olympiacos FC and Arsenal FC at Karaiskakis Stadium on December 9, 2015 in Piraeus, Greece.
Match Analysis: Olympiacos 0-3 Arsenal
Sports Mole dissects the best of the action from Arsenal's 3-0 win over Olympiacos in the Champions League.
Dec 9, 22:15
Luke Shaw of Manchester United lies on the ground injured as referee Nicola Rizzoli calls for medical assistance during the UEFA Champions League Group B match between PSV Eindhoven and Manchester United at PSV Stadion on September 15, 2015
Pierluigi Collina: 'Luke Shaw tackle should have been punished'
UEFA referees' chief Pierluigi Collina believes that the tackle which broke Manchester United left-back Luke Shaw's leg should have been punished.
Oct 8, 20:58
Manchester's Luke Shaw leaves the field after being injured during the UEFA Champions League Group B football match between PSV Eindhoven and Manchester United at the Philips stadium in Eindhoven, Belgium on September 15, 2015
Man United 'stunned by Hector Moreno's MOM award following Shaw's leg break'
Manchester United are reportedly angry that Hector Moreno was named man of the match by UEFA after he broke Luke Shaw's leg during their Champions League game.
Sep 17, 07:44
Luciano Narsingh of PSV Eindhoven celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Champions League Group B match between PSV Eindhoven and Manchester United at PSV Stadion on September 15, 2015
Match Analysis: PSV Eindhoven 2-1 Manchester United
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Manchester United's 2-1 defeat at the hands of PSV Eindhoven in their Champions League Group B clash at the Philips Stadion.
Sep 15, 22:39
Barcelona players celebrate a goal during the UEFA Champions League football match FC Barcelona vs FC Bayern Muenchen at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on May 6, 2015
Match Analysis: Barcelona 3-0 Bayern Munich
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Barcelona's enthralling 3-0 victory over Bayern Munich in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final clash.
May 6, 22:37
Andre Villas-Boas the manager of Tottenham Hotspur in action during the pre season friendly between Tottenham Hotspur and Swindon Town on July 16, 2013
Match Analysis: Zenit St Petersburg 1-0 Benfica
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Zenit St Petersburg's vital 1-0 win at home to Benfica in the Champions League.
Nov 26, 19:34
Real Madrid's French forward Karim Benzema rises above Liverpool's English defender Glen Johnson to score Real Madrid's second goal during the UEFA Champions League, group B, football match between Liverpool and Real Madrid at Anfield in Liverpool, northw
Match Analysis: Liverpool 0-3 Real Madrid
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Real Madrid's comfortable 3-0 victory over Liverpool in their Champions League match at Anfield this evening.
Oct 22, 22:27
Mario Goetze of Germany (L) celebrates scoring his team's first goal with Thomas Mueller during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Final match on July 13, 2014
Match Analysis: Germany 1-0 Argentina (after extra time)
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at how Germany were crowned World Cup champions with a 1-0 victory after extra time over Argentina at the Maracana.
Jul 13, 23:34
Referee Nicola Rizzoli gestures during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Quarter Final match between Argentina and Belgium at Estadio Nacional on July 5, 2014
Nicola Rizzoli picked to referee World Cup final
FIFA selects Italy's Nicola Rizzoli to referee Sunday's World Cup final between Germany and Argentina.
Jul 11, 20:53
Gonzalo Higuain of Argentina scores his team's first goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Quarter Final match against Belgium on July 5, 2014
Match Analysis: Argentina 1-0 Belgium
Sports Mole analyses the World Cup quarter-final clash between Argentina and Belgium.
Jul 5, 19:46
Marcos Rojo of Argentina celebrates scoring his team's third goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group F match between Nigeria and Argentina at Estadio Beira-Rio on June 25, 2014
Match Analysis: Nigeria 2-3 Argentina
Sports Mole analyses the World Cup match between Nigeria and Argentina.
Jun 25, 19:48
AS Roma's forward Mattia Destro celebrates after scoring during the ItalianSerie A football match Sassuolo vs AS Roma at 'Mapei Stadium' in Reggio Emilia on March 30, 2014
Result: Mattia Destro, Michel Bastos on target as Roma edge out Sassuolo
Roma condemn Sassuolo to their 11th home defeat of the season, strengthening their Serie A position in second.
Mar 30, 13:27
Bayern Munich's midfielder Toni Kroos celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the UEFA Champions League Last 16, first leg football match between Arsenal and Bayern Munich at The Emirates Stadium in north London on February 19, 2014
Match Analysis: Arsenal 0-2 Bayern Munich
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Arsenal's 2-0 defeat at the hands of Bayern Munich in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie.
Feb 19, 22:46
Robin van Persie of Manchester United fails to score from the penalty spot during the UEFA Champions League Group A match between Real Sociedad de Futbol and Manchester United at Estadio Anoeta on November 5, 2013
Match Analysis: Real Sociedad 0-0 Manchester United
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Manchester United's 0-0 draw with Real Sociedad this evening.
Nov 5, 22:20
Ref Nicola Rizzoli during a game between Juve and Inter on March 30, 2013
Nicola Rizzoli to officiate Champions League final
Italian referee Nicola Rizzoli will officiate Saturday's Champions League final between Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich.
May 20, 10:38
Robinho
Match Analysis: AC Milan 1-0 Juventus
Sports Mole analyses AC Milan's 1-0 victory over Juventus in Serie A on Sunday.
Nov 25, 22:15
A shocked Arsene Wenger holds his hand to his mouth
Arsene Wenger annoyed with referee's performance
Arsene Wenger thinks that referee Nicola Rizzoli made a number of mistakes during Arsenal's 2-2 draw against Schalke that may have changed the outcome of the match.
Nov 7, 00:19
Frank Lampard
Nicola Rizzoli to referee England Euro 2012 opener
Italian Nicola Rizzoli is to referee England's Euro 2012 opener against France.
Jun 8, 00:05



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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City98103242825
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd96212241820
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs96211961320
4Chelsea95131710716
5Arsenal95131712516
6Watford94321517-215
7Newcastle UnitedNewcastle9423108214
8Burnley934289-113
9Liverpool93421416-213
10Southampton933389-112
11Huddersfield TownHuddersfield9333710-312
12Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton9324910-111
13West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom9243710-310
14Leicester CityLeicester92341214-29
15Swansea CitySwansea9225610-48
16West Ham UnitedWest Ham9225817-98
17Stoke CityStoke92251020-108
18Everton9225718-118
19Bournemouth9216613-77
20Crystal Palace9108219-173