Staff at Specsavers in Falkirk were recently visited by referee Bobby Madden – the opticians is a longstanding sponsor of the Scottish FA match officials.

Supporting Scottish FA referees

Specsavers has assisted with the training and development of referees across Scotland since 2002. 

With more than ten years’ refereeing experience, category one and FIFA referee Bobby has officiated at games across the globe.

Highlights of his impressive refereeing career including several UEFA Champions League Qualifiers and Europa League group stage matches, and the Scottish League Cup Final in 2015.

Bobby will be travelling to EURO 2016 in France this summer as an Additional Assistant Referee.

Store director at Specsavers in Falkirk, Zander McNaughton said: ‘Specsavers is delighted to support the Scottish referees – our partnership with the Scottish FA goes far beyond just a logo on a shirt. We’re committed to helping to provide grassroots training for potential referees, inspiring respect for match officials and making sure their eyes are in top condition through regular sight and hearing tests carried out in our stores across Scotland.’

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