Igor Vyacheslavovich Egorov (Russian: Игорь Вячеславович Егоров; born 4 November 1968) is a Russian football official and a former referee and player. He works as a team director with FC Yenisey Krasnoyarsk.

Igor Egorov
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Personal information
Full name Igor Vyacheslavovich Egorov
Date of birth (1968-11-04) 4 November 1968 (age 51)
Place of birth Gorky, Russian SFSR
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
FC Yenisey Krasnoyarsk (director)
Youth career
1975–1984 DYuSSh-8 Gorky
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1986–1987 FC Khimik Dzerzhinsk 47 (1)
1990 FC Lokomotiv Nizhny Novgorod 3 (0)
1990 FC Khimik Dzerzhinsk 9 (0)
Teams managed
2008 FC Nizhny Novgorod-2 Nizhny Novgorod (D4) (assistant)
2012–2013 FC Volga Nizhny Novgorod (director of sports)
2017 FC Anzhi Makhachkala (director)
2017– FC Yenisey Krasnoyarsk (director)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Refereeing careerEdit

He has been a FIFA international referee since 2003.[1] He lives in Nizhny Novgorod and is a businessman.[2] He was named best Russian referee by the Sport Express newspaper in 2006 and 2007. He has refereed games in the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Cup, as well as UEFA Euro 2008 and 2010 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.[3]

Personal lifeEdit

He is the father of former Dzerzhinsk defender Yegor Yegorov, who became a referee himself in 2014.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FIFA list of Russian referees". Archived from the original on 2008-10-22. Retrieved 2017-10-29.
  2. ^ Bio at worldreferee.com
  3. ^ List of matches at worldreferee.com