Mark Clattenburg leaves Premier League for Saudi Arabia
Reportedly disillusioned with Professional Game Match Officials Limited, referee Mark Clattenburg has left England.
The Sun’s Phil Cadden says Clattenburg asked to be released by his contract late last year, and has since been in negotiations with PGMOL.
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Apparently resolved, the referee of the Champions League, EURO, and FA Cup Finals is off to work in Saudi Arabia.
Here’s PGMOL’s statement: