BirthdayMarch 15, 1962

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Markus Merk

    Full name: Markus Merk
    Also known as: Markus Merk, Merk, Markus
    Professions: German football referee
    Work: UEFA European Football Championship final match referees

  2. Markus Merk Biography

    Markus Merk (born March 15, 1962 in Kaiserslautern) is a former top-level German football referee. He is a six-time winner of the German Referee of the Year Award and the record holder in games refereed in the Bundesliga. In 2005, Merk was awarded the German Bundesverdienstkreuz (Federal Cross of Merit) in recognition of his service to football and his charity work in India. He ended his career by refereeing the match between Bayern München and Hertha BSC Berlin on the last day of the Bundesliga season 2007/08 on May 17, 2008.He is considered to be one of the best referees to ever officiate, being ranked 2nd behind Pierluigi Collina, in the all-time rankings.He is currently the main referee commentator of the Turkish football channel Lig TV (which has the rights of the Turkish Super League) in 2010–2011 season. [1]

  3. Markus Merk Family

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