Tuesday , April 13 2021

Americas

Hyperice and U.S. Soccer launch multiyear partnership!

U.S. Soccer and Hyperice, the industry leader in recovery technology and pioneer of percussion, vibration, dynamic air compression and thermal technology, announced a multiyear partnership to become the organization’s first-ever Official Recovery Technology Partner. The partnership, which was facilitated by Soccer United Marketing (SUM), U.S. Soccer’s partner for more than …

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AFC Disciplinary and Ethics Committee bans Avelino Coelho Jakson for Anti-doping rule violation!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Disciplinary and Ethics Committee has banned the Brazilian player, Avelino Coelho Jakson, from taking part in any kind of football-related activity (which includes, inter alia, all domestic, international, friendly and official fixtures) for four (4) years for violating Article 6 of the AFC Anti-Doping Regulations …

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CONCACAF to enter final phase of VAR certification!

As part of its effort to incorporate Video Assistant Referee (VAR) into its competitions in 2021, CONCACAF has been collaborating with the Costa Rican Football Federation (Fedefutbol) to fully certify the use of VAR. Next week, CONCACAF, with the support of Fedefutbol, will hold its fourth and final phase of …

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2020 CONCACAF Men’s Olympic Qualifiers Update!

All Member Associations participating in the 2020 CONCACAF Men’s Olympic Qualifying are following strict health and safety protocols, including COVID-19 testing prior to and during the competition. Ahead of today’s semifinal matches, the delegations of Canada, Honduras, Mexico and USA have conducted their final round of COVID-19 testing for this …

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