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Paralympic Games Appointment for Referee Stuart Winton

Staffordshire FA affiliated referee Stuart Winton has been selected by IBSA to referee at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo.

Taking place between 27 August and 6 September, the Summer Paralympics are planned to be held in Tokyo, Japan, for the second time, after first being hosted there in 1964. 

Alongside Andy Page of Derbyshire FA, Stuart will be one of two referees from the UK at the tournament, and one of 12 referees from the World International List of IBSA referees. 

The team at Staffordshire FA would like to congratulate Stuart on his appointment and wish him the very best for the tournament in Tokyo.