NewsBlaze search box Daily News header

Djibouti Soccer Referees Attend FIFA Training Course

By   get stories by email

More than 25 elite football referees in Djibouti are participating at a high level training course organized by the Djibouti Football federation under the auspice of the International football Federation FIFA.

The instructors are conducting the five-day course which is taking place at the National technical centre.

"I am extremely pleased to welcome Mr. Ahmed El Shenawi from FIFA referee development office in Cairo and the FIFA instructors to Djibouti to carry out such international level course," Djibouti Football Federation President Souleiman Hassan Waberi told the FIFA refereeing officials on Saturday.

FIFA_Referee_d

The president noted that football in Djibouti was on its way to a higher progress and his federation was paying more efforts in the development of all sectors within the federation adding that the refereeing department is a key organ in his federation's activities and as a result the FDF gives more priority to the enhancement of referees' knowledge and experience.

He noted that rather than the annual FIFA level course his federation organizes more other local courses for coaches, referees and club administrators in a bid to increase the knowledge of football across the growing football nation in the horn of Africa region.

photo_2_

On the behalf of the entire football family in Djibouti President Souleiman Hassan Waberi, the FIFA commissioner and CAF referee instructor thanked the world football governing body for its continued assistance and moral support which he said was playing a key role in the rapid progress of football in his country.

For his part FIFA referee development officer, Mr. Ahmed El Shenawi praised football federation authorities in Djibouti for their commitment to the development of the beautiful game in the country.

"We will be here with you for five days. I know it is a short period, but you will learn many things including the latest regulations that exceeded to the international football laws of the game. I urge you to have advantage from your time and try to convey what you learn from here to others across the country who may not have such golden chance," Mr Ahmed El Shenawi told the participating referees during his address at the launching ceremony of the FIFA level course in Djibouti Saturday.

photo_3_

referees_at_training

Shafi'i Mohyaddin Abokar is the NewsBlaze Somalia reporter. Contact him through NewsBlaze. Read more stories by Shafi'i Mohyaddin Abokar.

  Please click this get stories by email button to be notified about future stories, and please leave a comment below.

  Please leave a comment here     If it does not display within 10 seconds, please refresh the page

Related Top Stories News

I was a little lost with my first credit card. These 6 sites really helped me narrow down my options and get educated pretty quickly.
Below the Hollywood sign, Robby Gordon built an oasis of modern architecture with breathtaking views, a gallery with greenery and bright colors.
The Religion of Power nominates its honored Prophet - The Rock Icon PRINCE as the most beautiful man in the world, an obvious choice, in a class of his own.
Guest workers cannot protest working conditions and are pawns in the Big Meat game. In addition to their own suffering, they do food consumers no favors.
Brandi had her dream wedding when she and Jason married. They wanted to start a family right away. but Brandi soon discovered that she had fertility issues.
With millions of apps on the market, it can be difficult to decide just which ones to download. Here are 4 amazing Android apps that are extremely creative and fun to use, yet you've probably never even heard about.

 

NewsBlaze Writers Of The Month


Popular Stories This Month

newsletter logo

NewsBlaze
Copyright © 2004-2014 NewsBlaze Pty. Ltd.
Use of this website is subject to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy  | DMCA Notice               Press Room   |    Visit NewsBlaze Mobile Site