Entries by Daniel Curcio

Four new Staff members

Tournaments Abroad is happy to announce the appointment of four new staff members. John D’Arcy of England will be Tournaments Abroad’s new Observers coordinator. In his position, he will be responsible for the selection and appointment of all referee observers and assessors to all events in our network. He will also work on standardising all the TA […]

New Record of Applications for the TA Referee Academy!

The application process for the 2nd edition of the TA Referee Academy, Europe’s newest referee development project, has just recently opened and Tournaments Abroad are proud to announce that it has reached a new record number of applicants, but also a record number of countries represented by the young officials who have signed up for […]

First Tournament in China!

Tournaments Abroad is happy to announce the agreement with Gothia Cup China, China’s and Asia’s biggest youth football tournament. TA’s President Daniele Curcio visited China last week where he met with the directors of the tournament, as well as the people responsible for referees, and has therefore agreed to a partnership between Tournaments Abroad the tournament’s […]

Partnership with the CONIFA World Cup 2018

Tournaments Abroad are happy to announce the official agreement with CONIFA, the World Federation of the non-recognized nations, to provide referees for the upcoming edition of the Conifa World Cup, which will take place in London, England from May 31st to June 10th 2018. This great competition will see the participation of the best teams hailing […]

Partnership with the World Corporate Champions Cup 2018

Tournaments Abroad are happy to announce the official agreement with FIFCO, the International Federation of Corporate Football, to provide referees for the 1st upcoming edition of the World Corporate Champions Cup, which will take place in Montreal, Canada in July 2018. This incredible competition will see the participation of 16 national teams, all members of […]

The Referees of the Paris World Games 2017

The 3rd edition of the Paris World Games is now just a little more than a month away and the tournament’s officials have now been selected. For yet another year, we break a record in the number of countries represented by the referees. 156 referees will in fact be involved in this year’s event, coming […]

The Coaches of the TA Referee Academy

Here at Tournaments Abroad we’re incredibly proud of the professionals who have offered their help and support for what will be the 1st edition of the “TA Referee Academy”, our newest effort in referee development. Launching this summer, the TA Referee Academy is a development scheme aimed at offering advice, support and feedback to 40 young […]

TOP UEFA Observer at the Ibercup Costa del Sol

Alan Snoddy is one of the UEFA’s most well known and influential referee observers. A regular presence on the Champions League and Europa League, where he assesses the performance of officials the likes of Bjorn Kuipers and Nicola Rizzoli, is himself a former FIFA World Cup Referee. We are happy to announce that Alan has […]

We are looking for Staff

We are currently looking for some people who would like to help us during this summer’s tournaments as staff. Every year, at our tournaments, we manage up to 200 people (referees, observers, instructors) and, in order to do that properly, we need some good members of staff. While most of our “senior” positions are occupied […]

New: The Tournaments Abroad Pre-Academy

Many of you are now familiar with Tournaments Abroad’s latest referee development project – The TA Referee Academy. A program thanks to which young and promising referees from all around Europe will be able to train, while refereeing international tournaments, with professional referees and coaches from UEFA, FIFA, and the Premier League and other top […]