Mark Clattenburg has been chosen by FIFA as the referee for the Olympic men's final between Brazil and Mexico this weekend.
It will be the most prestigious match so far of the 37-year-old's refereeing career. Clattenburg's assistants will be
Clattenburg, from Gosforth, became a FIFA official in 2006, and has refereed in the Champions League, qualifying games for EURO
He also acted as an additional assistant referee during EURO
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