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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