Hellmut Heinz Krug (born May 19, 1956 in Gelsenkirchen) is a retired German football referee. Events 1535 - French explorer Jacques Cartier sets sail on his second voyage to North America with three ships 110 men and Year 1956 ( MCMLVI) was a Leap year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Gelsenkirchen (ˌgɛlzənˈkɪʁçən is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. Germany, officially the Federal Republic of Germany ( ˈbʊndəsʁepuˌbliːk ˈdɔʏtʃlant is a Country in Central Europe. A referee presides over a game of Association football. The referee has "full authority to enforce the Laws of the Game in connection with the match to which Krug officialed both the 1994 World Cup and the Euro 96. The 1994 FIFA World Cup, the 15th staging of the FIFA World Cup, was held in the United States from June 17 to July 17 1994 The 1996 UEFA European Football Championship ( Euro 96) was hosted by England. In 1998 he refereed the Champions League final between Real Madrid-Juventus and 2000 UEFA Cup Galatasaray-Leeds United semi final first leg match. Year 1998 ( MCMXCVIII) was a Common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1998 Gregorian calendar) See also List of European Cup and UEFA Champions League winners The UEFA Champions League, which evolved from the European Champion Clubs' Cup is a seasonal club Leeds United Association Football Club, commonly referred to as simply Leeds United or informally Leeds, are an English professional football He also refereed two UEFA European Football Championship tournaments in 1992 and in 1996. The UEFA European Football Championship is the main football competition of the men's national football teams governed by UEFA (the Union of European The 1992 UEFA European Football Championship final tournament was hosted by Sweden. The 1996 UEFA European Football Championship ( Euro 96) was hosted by England.