The Anji – Genk match will be officiated by the Israeli referee crew with Alon Yefet.Assistant referees: Danny Krasikov, Amihay Yehoshua Mozes.
Additional assistant referees: Ally Ahmnon, Menashe Mashiah.
Fourth official: Davidy Nissan.
UEFA delegate: Kuanysh Kanapyanov (Kazahstan).
Match inspector: Georg Oganesyan (Armenia).
Alon Yefet was born in 1972. He`s been refereeing the international matches since 2003. The Israeli arbiter is well-acquainted with the Russian fans. Yefet refereed 6 games involving the Russian sides` participation. He was entrusted to officiate the Spartak 0-3 Mallorca match of the 2003-2004 UEFA Cup third round.
The Israeli referee officiated the Europa League group stage match CSKA 0 – 3 Deportivo in 2008. Three years later Spartak was unsuccessful again as they lost to Legia (Poland) (2-3) in the game refereed by Yefet.
However, Zenit gained a narrow guest 1-0 victory over Nordshellan (Denmark) at the end of July, 2013. The following month Rubin Kazan triumphed over Molde in the away match (2-0). Alon Yefet refereed the Anji 1 – 0 Honved match 1,5 years ago.