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Tuesday June 18 2013
Abal ref for Italy-Japan

The referee for Italy’s Confederations Cup match with Japan is Argentinean Diego Abal, while Howard Webb officiates Brazil-Mexico.

Group A continues on Wednesday evening with Italy-Japan kicking off at 23.00 UK time (22.00 GMT) in Recife.

FIFA announced they have assigned Argentine referee Abal to the game.

In the other Group A fixture, English official Webb is in charge of Brazil-Mexico in Fortaleza at 20.00 UK time (19.00 GMT).

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