Mirdasi was one of five Arab referees chosen by FIFA to officiate at the 2018 World Cup.
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The Saudi Football Federation have banned referee Fahad al-Mirdasi for life over bribery and urged FIFA to remove him from the pool of referees for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.In a statement to AFP, FIFA said it was looking at the case and seeking more information.The committee recommended that Saudi Arabia officially request FIFA to remove Mirdasi from the list of referees participating in the 2018 World Cup and suspend him for life.Mirdasi was one of five Arab referees chosen by FIFA to officiate at the 2018 World Cup.
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