Pernilla Larsson

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Pernilla Larsson
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Full name Inga-Lill Pernilla Larsson
Born (1976-09-18) 18 September 1976 (age 42)
Trollhättan, Sweden
Other occupation Dietitian
Domestic
YearsLeagueRole
2001– Damallsvenskan Referee
International
YearsLeagueRole
2010– FIFA listed Referee

Pernilla Larsson (born 18 September 1976) is a Swedish football referee. She is 165 cm (5 ft 5 in) tall and has been on the FIFA International Referees List since 2010. [1] She was selected by FIFA for the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup. [2] [3]

In 2014, she was voted ninth in the International Federation of Football History & Statistics (IFFHS) World's Best Woman Referee poll, behind winner Bibiana Steinhaus. [4] Larsson was named Swedish female Referee of the Year at Fotbollsgalan in 2014. [5] The same year, she served as a referee at the 2014 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup. [6]

References

  1. "Pernilla Larsson". FIFA . Retrieved 19 May 2015.
  2. "22 referees, 7 support referees and 44 assistant referees appointed for FIFA Women's World Cup 2015™". FIFA.com. 30 March 2015.
  3. "Referees and Assistant Referees for the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015™" (PDF). FIFA.com.
  4. "THE WORLD'S BEST WOMAN REFEREE 2014". International Federation of Football History & Statistics. 6 January 2015. Retrieved 18 April 2015.
  5. Sunnervik, Linus (10 November 2014). "Titta, här vinner Zlatan sin nionde guldboll" (in Swedish). Expressen . Retrieved 19 May 2015.
  6. "Referees". FIFA. Retrieved 13 March 2017.