Howard Webb

Professional Referee Organisation

General Manager
With Howard at the helm, PRO is the organization responsible for managing the referee and assistant referee program in professional soccer leagues in the United States and Canada, working alongside the United States Soccer Federation, Major League Soccer, the Canadian Soccer Association, the United Soccer League, the National Women's Soccer League, and the U.S. Open Cup.
Prior to Webb joining PRO, the world-renowned former FIFA referee had a strong track record of leadership in officiating organizations. He oversaw the development of referees in the English Premier League, English Football League (EFL), and Football Association (FA) as Technical Director for the Professional Game Match Officials Limited (PGMOL), He also served as the Saudi Arabian Football Federation Director of Referees.
Webb’s remarkable 25-year officiating career featured more than 500 combined matches in the English Premier League and Football League, and his landmark 2010 season remains the only instance of a referee officiating both a UEFA Champions League and FIFA World Cup Final in the same year.