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Tag Archives: Asia

AFC rebrands major national team and club competitions!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) today launched an exciting and dynamic range of brand-new logomarks and visual identities for its major national team tournaments – the AFC Asian Qualifiers, AFC Asian Cup, AFC Women’s Asian Cup, AFC U23 Asian Cup, and the hugely popular annual club competitions – the AFC …

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AFC President extends condolences on the passing of Gary Power!

Asian Football Confederation (AFC) President Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa has sent his condolences to Football Australia and to the family and loved ones of former FIFA referee and respected administrator Gary Power who passed away at the age of 69 on Tuesday after bravely battling cancer. Power was …

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AFC & Continental Tires announce renewal of sponsorship rights deal!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has today announced the extension of its partnership with Continental Tires for the upcoming four-year rights cycle. Continental Tires will continue to be the Official Tire Partner of the AFC national team competitions and the exclusive sponsor in the tire category. The extended global sponsorship …

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Future in focus as FIFA President stresses Asia’s key role!

Football’s response to COVID-19, the international match calendar and future competitions were among the topics covered as FIFA President Gianni Infantino spoke via video link to the 30th Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Congress. “We have shown strength, unity and solidarity, and this was the only way to cope with COVID, …

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AFC issues RFP for AFC Event Management System!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) to System Vendors to receive a formal proposal and quotation for the implementation of the AFC Event Management System. All interested parties are required to confirm their participation in this tender by sending an email to procurement@the-afc.com latest by December …

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AFC Congress approves Northern Mariana Islands FA’s membership!

Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) President, congratulated the Northern Mariana Islands Football Association (NMIFA) on becoming the 47th full Member Association of the AFC at the 30th AFC Congress today. The online Congress, which observed a minutes’ silence of respect for Diego Armando Maradona …

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AFC President discusses with Prince Abdul Aziz bin Turki plans to develop Asian football!

Asian Football Confederation (AFC) president Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa met Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al-Faisal, Minister of Sports and Chairman of the Olympic Committee in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, during his visit in the Kingdom of Bahrain. During the meeting, Shaikh Salman extended a warm welcome to …

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AFC issues RFP for Football System Technology!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) to receive a formal proposal and quotation for the provision Video Assistant Referee (VAR) Technology and/or Referees’ Audio Communication Device. Prospective bidders wishing to participate in the RFP process may participate in the tender for all the following …

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AFC strengthens fan engagement in China with new digital platforms!

The Asian Football Confederation’s (AFC) commitment to grow the number one sport in Asia has been reinforced by the launch of new social media accounts in the People’s Republic of China to promote the AFC’s competitions – especially the AFC Champions League and the 2023 AFC Asian Cup – China. …

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Participants hail informative AFC-FIFA Safeguarding Orientation Webinar!

The landmark AFC-FIFA Safeguarding Orientation Webinar has successfully concluded after more than 100 participants from 46 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) member associations (MAs) and all five AFC regional associations (RA) joined the online programme. The virtual webinar was staged in a four-part series where key speakers Kathryn Leslie, FIFA’s head …

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