Speaking about the importance of the referees' medical assessments, Head of FIFA Refereeing
Massimo Busacca, said:"We're very happy we did medical checks (for) the referees ahead of a very important competition (the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia).
QFA President Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmed al-Thani presents a memento to Massimo Busacca, Director of the FIFA Refereeing
Department, at the QFA headquarters in Al Bidda Tower on Thursday.
Dave Horlick, referee development manager at Liverpool FA, said: "It's a great idea which will give extra support to new officials "It can be difficult when first starting your refereeing
career, and the help and extra support the Referees Association can give in invaluable.
The workshop was designed to cover all relative aspects of game scenarios with focus on maintaining on-pitch discipline, enhancing tactical understanding of the game, managing pressure situation and intensity of officiating at highest level as well as inculcating the core values of refereeing
For every referee, man or woman, refereeing
in the Bundesliga is the ultimate goal," Steinhaus was quoted as saying in a statement posted on the DFB's website.
The UAE Football Association attended the trials through a specialised team from the UAEFA's refereeing
department to oversee the technical aspects.
The organization capacity of the federation will be enhanced and quality of refereeing
will be visible at National Level.
To take the referee burden off players so they can concentrate on playing rather than refereeing
For he is still the best rugby referee in the world, as his peers recognise by awarding him the opportunity to referee Six Nation's matches, European club matches and of course the ultimate in any referee's CV, that of refereeing
the Rugby World Cup final in 2015.
is a very challenging profession.
Whistle-blowing referee Marios Panayi, whose public denunciation of the Cyprus Football Association's top brass and reports of match-fixing in Cyprus stirred up controversy and triggered a police investigation in 2015, has sent an open letter to the CFA's chairman, the executive committee, the board of directors, and the chairmen of football clubs, calling for radical overhaul of refereeing
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- In the face of increasing complaints about the quality of the officiating in Turkish leagues, Central Refereeing
Board (MHK) Chairman Kuddusi ME-ftE-oy-lu has stated that the body intends to bring more younger referees forward to work in higher leagues.