Bob Sawtell (CAN)
Canada Soccer Hall of Fame
|Date of birth:||1950-09-29|
Hall of Fame honoured member
Former FIFA Referee
he was 25 years old when he started refereeing... he was 27 years old when he moved from Bristol to Winnipeg...
served as president of the British Columbia Soccer Referees’ Association (1988-91)... served on the FIFA List of Referees and Assistant Referees for six years (1990 to 1995)... was appointed a referee to the FIFA World Youth Championship Portugal 1991 (FIFA U-20 World Cup)... was appointed referee for the 1993 CONCACAF Gold Cup final at Estadio Azteco (Mexico wins 4:0 over USA in front of 120,000 fans)... served as a Referee Liaison Officer for the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015...
|2016-17||Recipient / Récipiendaire||BC Soccer A.C. Sanford Award|
|2014||Recipient||Canada Soccer Award of Merit|
|2012-13||Life Member / membre à vie||BC Soccer Life Member|
|2009||Honoured Referee / Arbitre honoré||Canada Soccer Hall of Fame|
|1997||Recipient / Récipiendaire||Canada Soccer International Achievement Award|
|1991||Referee / Arbitre||Ray Morgan Memorial Award|