Stevic in April 2018
|Full name||Matt Stevic|
|Date of birth||(1979-11-12) 12 November 1979|
|Place of birth||Leongatha, Victoria|
Matt Stevic (born 12 November 1979) is an Australian rules football field umpire in the Australian Football League. He has umpired 331 career games in the AFL, as of the end of the 2017 season, including four Grand Finals.
Stevic was born in Leongatha, Victoria. He made his debut umpiring his first match in the AFL in Round 1, 2004, between the Western Bulldogs and West Coast Eagles at the Telstra Dome, and has since umpired internationally.
He came from the Gippsland Umpires association, who umpire the Ellinbank and District football League. He used to teach physical education, business management and geography at a few secondary schools including Melbourne Grammar, Scotch College and Xavier College.
Stevic has umpired in six Grand Finals. His first, alongside Brett Rosebury and Simon Meredith was the 2012 AFL Grand Final; he has since umpired five consecutive grand finals from 2014 until 2018.
- AFLUA Statistics Archived 2009-02-07 at the Wayback Machine, aflua.com.au. Accessed on 19 January 2010.
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Matt Stevic at AFL Tables