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Referee of the Week for Week Five

Referee of the Week: Dino Andrianopoulos
Hometown: Mobile, Ala.
USSF Grade: 6

Dino Andrianopoulos has been selected as the Development Academy Referee of the Week for a commendable performance on Sunday, Oct. 10, in a Southeast Division match up between Birmingham United and Concorde Fire.

Andrianopoulos admits that additional to being a soccer referee, he is still very much a soccer player. His love for soccer originally developed while growing up in Ethiopia. Upon moving to Mobile, Ala., he began his officiating career in 2004. He has since officiated over 20 matches in the Development Academy as well as PDL matches and an international women’s friendly.

Andrianopoulos credits his success to the support and guidance he has received from him state association over the past six years.