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Byron Moreno

1969 - Today

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Byron Aldemar Moreno Ruales (born November 23, 1969) is an Ecuadorian former football referee and convicted drug trafficker who served in the FIFA World Cup as an International Referee from 1996 to 2003. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Byron Moreno has received more than 457,813 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Byron Moreno is the 14th most popular referee, the 29th most popular biography from Ecuador (down from 22nd in 2019) and the most popular Ecuadorean Referee.

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  • 20

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  • 1.68

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Among referees, Byron Moreno ranks 14 out of 107Before him are Said Belqola, Horacio Elizondo, Howard Webb, Nicolae Rainea, Nicola Rizzoli, and Rudi Glöckner. After him are Tom Henning Øvrebø, Massimo Busacca, Roberto Rosetti, Gamal Al-Ghandour, Ravshan Irmatov, and Jack Taylor.

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Among people born in 1969, Byron Moreno ranks 171Before him are Lexington Steele, Germán Burgos, Sissel Kyrkjebø, Verne Troyer, Christy Turlington, and Elizabeth Gilbert. After him are Paulo Sérgio, Jakob Dylan, Noah Taylor, Fran, Michael Kelly, and Dacian Cioloș.

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In Ecuador

Among people born in Ecuador, Byron Moreno ranks 29 out of 126Before him are Juan Montalvo (1832), Vicente Rocafuerte (1783), Jamil Mahuad (1949), Abdalá Bucaram (1952), Eugenio Espejo (1747), and Andrés Gómez (1960). After him are Guillermo Rodríguez (1924), José de la Mar (1778), Pancho Segura (1921), Matilde Hidalgo (1889), Osvaldo Hurtado (1939), and Jorge Icaza Coronel (1906).

Among REFEREES In Ecuador

Among referees born in Ecuador, Byron Moreno ranks 1After him are Carlos Vera (1976).