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César Arturo Ramos Palazuelos (born December 5, 1983) is a Mexican professional football referee.[2] He has been a full international for FIFA since 2014.[3] He refereed some matches in CONCACAF Champions League, in the 2018 FIFA World Cup and in the 2019 AFC Asian Cup.

César Ramos
César Arturo Ramos.jpg
Ramos referring at 2019 AFC Asian Cup
Full name César Arturo Ramos Palazuelos
Born (1983-12-15) December 15, 1983 (age 35)[1]
Culiacán, Sinaloa, Mexico[1]
Domestic
Years League Role
2006–2011 Ascenso MX Referee
2011–present Liga MX Referee
International
Years League Role
2014–present FIFA listed Referee

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Refereeing careerEdit

Ramos made his debut on October 28, 2006 in a Primera División A match between Zacatepec and Santos Laguna 1a. 'A'.[1] Ramos made his First Division debut as a fourth official on January 15, 2011 in a match between San Luis and Puebla in San Luis Potosí.[4] Later that year, Ramos made his First Division debut as a central referee in a match between Monterrey and Tijuana in Monterrey.[5]

The first player Ramos booked in the First Division was Fernando Arce while the first player he sent off was Mariano Trujillo after he booked him twice in 15 minutes.[6][7]

Ramos refereed the 2017 FIFA Club World Cup Final between Real Madrid and Gremio.[8]

Ramos is the only Mexican center referee assigned to referee at the 2018 FIFA World Cup.[9] He was also one of the 2019 AFC Asian Cup's referees, according to a deal between AFC and CONCACAF.

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FIFA World CupEdit

2018 FIFA World Cup – Russia
Date Match Venue Round
17 June 2018   Brazil   Switzerland Rostov-on-Don Group stage
24 June 2018   Poland  Colombia Kazan Group stage
30 June 2018   Uruguay  Portugal Sochi Round of 16

AFC Asian CupEdit

2019 AFC Asian Cup – United Arab Emirates
Date Match Venue Round
10 January 2019   India  United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi Group stage
15 January 2019   Australia  Syria Al Ain Group stage
20 January 2019   Iran  Oman Abu Dhabi Round of 16
29 January 2019   Qatar  United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi Semi-finals

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Preceded by
  Janny Sikazwe
FIFA Club World Cup Final Referee
2017
Succeeded by
  Jair Marrufo