Ismail Elfath Interview

Recorded February 11, 2019 Archived February 11, 2019 21:24 minutes
Id: APP612919


Ismail Elfath is a FIFA certified professional soccer referee. A native of Casablanca Morocco, he grew up around sports and had aspirations to be involved in the industry. He never thought he would have a career in officiating, but after nearly 20 years in the United States, he is pursing the dream of refereeing soccer on the biggest stage at the World Cup. He credits his experience to a street vendors roasted peanuts. Tune in to learn about the life of a professional referee, father, and proud immigrant.


  • Ismail Elfath
  • Mike Nevins

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