Vardar v Zenit: Danish referee appointed for the game

37-year-old Jakob Kehlet will be the man in charge for our first European game of the season. 
«Вардар» — «Зенит»: матч обслужит бригада арбитров из Дании
He will be assisted by Henrik Larsen, Heine Sørensen, Michael Tykgaard and Jens Maee. The fourth official will be Lars Rix.

Jakob Kehlet has officiated in the Danish championship since 2009 and in international games since 2011. In 2016 he was recognized as the best Danish referee.

In 2016 he oversaw Krasnodar v Partizan (0-0) and in 2012 he took charge of Rubin and Neftchi (1-0 to Rubin). 

Zenit have had Danish referees on three occasions previously, which has seen the blue-white-sky blues get three wins and one draw. 

The match with Vardar will be held in Skopje on 14 September and will start at 22:05 St. Petersburg time.