Joel Aguilar, from El Salvador, has been appointed by CONCACAF for the 2011 Gold Cup final, USA - Mexico. Aguilar, who will be 36 next week, became a FIFA Referee in 2001. He refereed at the FIFA U-20 World Cup 2007 in Canada, the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2007 in Korea and was a reserve official at the FIFA World Cup 2010 in South Africa. Two months ago he refereed the first legt of the 2011 CONCACAF Champions League final, Monterrey (MEX) - Real Salt Lake (USA). This is the third Gold Cup tournament for Joel Aguilar and the third Gold Cup final for the assistant referee Hector Vergara.
USA – Mexico
Referee: Joel Aguilar (SLV)
Assistant Referee 1: Hector Vergara (CAN)
Assistant Referee 2: William Torres (SLV)
Fourth Official: Walter Lopez (GUA)