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Tag Archives: Referees

CAF General Secretary opens VAR refresher course for Interclub semifinal referee!

CAF Secretary General, Veron Mosengo-Omba opened on Monday, June 14 via videoconference, the VAR refresher course for the match officials of the Interclub competitions (Total CAF Champions League and Total CAF Confederation Cup) semifinals, scheduled next weekend. The General Secretary lauded the efforts of CAF Refereeing Department and motivated the …

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CAF calls on investigation following the assault on the referees of the match ASC Les Jaraaf – Coton Sport!

CAF’s Panel of Refereeing Experts has expressed its indignation to the General Secretary following the physical assault of the referees at the end of the second leg of the quarterfinals of the Confederation Cup between ASC the Jaraaf of Dakar and Coton Sport FC of Cameroon. CAF General Secretary Veron …

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AFC Referees Committee strengthens development of Asia’s match officials!

The AFC Referees Committee underlined its determination to elevate the development of Asia’s match officials by approving the new criteria for the AFC Member Association (MA)’s International Referees Quota for 2023 to 2024 at its third meeting held virtually on Tuesday, May 25. Led by Chairperson His Excellency (HE) Du …

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German Referee Riem Hussein will direct the UEFA Women’s Champions League final!

Tonight on Sunday, May 16, a ‘Macron Hero’ will take the grass field of the Gamla Ullevi in Göteborg, Sweden, for the 2021 UEFA Women’s Champions League final between Chelsea FC and FC Barcelona: it is Riem Hussein, whom UEFA designated referee of the prestigious final and Macron will accompany …

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UEFA appoint Referee teams for UEFA Champions League & UEFA Europa League finals!

Antonio Miguel Mateu Lahoz (Spain) will take charge of the Champions League final and Clément Turpin (France) will officiate at the Europa League final. The UEFA Referees Committee has announced that Antonio Miguel Mateu Lahoz will referee the 2021 UEFA Champions League final between Manchester City FC and Chelsea FC. …

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Tanzania hosts maiden Refereeing Educational & Learning Platform workshop!

Tanzania Football Federation hosted the “Refereeing Educational & Learning Platform”, a project adopted by CAF Refereeing Department. Tanzania became the first county to install this initiative. Fifteen participants from the Tanzanian Football Federation (TFF) took part in the workshop that lasted from 3 – 7 May 2021 and was moderated …

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Europe on Macron shirts for UEFA EURO 2020 match officials!

After a year-long wait, June 11 will finally mark the official start of the final phase of the UEFA European Football Championship – 16th Edition. One referee amongst the 18 engaged in the championship will be selected to blow the whistle of the opening game, Italy vs Turkey, and will …

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