In 2014, she was also the first woman to referee a Ligue 2 fixture."Stephanie has proved over a number of years that she is one of the best female referees, not just in Europe but across the world," said Uefa chief refereeing
officer Roberto Rosetti.
The referees will also be updated on FIFA's new refereeing
regulations, reported Assabah newspaper in its August 1 edition.
"Plenty of time and energy has been put into referees and after the first World Cup to be hosted in Asia we want to say that the refereeing
standard has finally got to a level where the TMO, referee and assistant referees are getting the vast majority of the calls spot-on."
Moss spent six seasons refereeing
in the Northern Counties and Northern Premier league before being promoted to the football league, firstly as an assistant, before moving on to becoming a referee.
"It's a very intensive seminar, in fact I'd go so far as to call it a super-seminar", says Kari Seitz, FIFA's Senior Manager of Refereeing
. "It is giving women referees the opportunity to work on their fine-tuning and as such is the ideal preparation for the World Cup in France." The course in Doha includes not only training sessions on the pitch with VAR and others featuring direct feedback for the assistant referees, theory lessons as well as medical and fitness checks, but also a full tournament with U-17 teams from around the world, which the referees are officiating in match conditions.
The seminar will be followed by three other referees' conferences, to be held in the coming period under the supervision of Chairman of FIFA's Referees Committee Pierluigi Collina and Swiss Head of FIFA Refereeing
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"The number of observers is very low in Huddersfield, therefore this would be a good opportunity for anyone who has refereed and may have finished refereeing
for whatever reason, but would still like to be involved and help referees."
Mamelodi said the referring course could not come at a better time as refereeing
high-profile football game required a unique blend of sports-specific knowledge, physical abilities, and mental skills.
"We are going to have our first World Cup with video assisted refereeing
," FIFA president Gianni Infantino told reporters after a meeting of the FIFA Council.
This will be the first time a full Emirati refereeing
contingent represents the UAE at a World Cup.
"For example, if a referee fails a fitness test, then the whole refereeing
team is replaced by another.