The Sheriff-Anji match of the UEFA Europa League will be refereed by: Alan Kelly, Dermot Broughton, Wayne McDonnell (all from Ireland).
Alan Kelly is 38.Son of Pat and grandson of Tim, both League of Ireland referees, Alan began as a professional in 2002 when he was selected to referee at the UEFA U-17 Championship 2002.
He officiated the World Cup, European Cup, Champions League and Europa League qualifiers.
He has been voted 'Referee of the Year' four of the last five years by the Players Football Association of Ireland (PFAI).
Kelly is known for showing 5 red cards to Russia U21 players in the match vs Denmark in 2006.
Anji got to Chisinau by a charter flight and then spent 1 hour to reach Tiraspol by bus.
Gadzhi Gadzhiev couldn`t arrive to Tiraspol as he had caught cold. Like in the previous match the duties of the head coach at the Sheriff-Anji game will be performed by senior coach Andrey Gusin.
For various reasons Ilya Maximov (injury), Abdul Razak, Vadim Demidov and Andrey Eschenko, who still get into good physical shape, will miss tomorrow`s encounter.
Andrey Gusin, Anji senior coach:
The Sheriff Tiraspol – Anji Makhachkala match of the UEFA Europa League will be shown live on NTV federal channel today.
Broadcast starts at 22.50.
The match will be also broadcasted on NTV Plus Football and NTV Plus Football HD satellite channels.
The game`s broadcaster is Roman Guttsait.