Entries by Daniel Curcio

First Nepalese Referee!

One of the goals of Tournaments Abroad is to allow young referees from all around the globe to experience international refereeing. Over the years, officials from more than 40 different countries and all six continents have become part of the Tournaments Abroad family. In 2018 we will, for the first time, welcome a referee from […]

We’re going to South America!

Tournaments Abroad is going to South America! We’re happy to announce that, following successful negotiations with our partners at the Ibercup, Tournaments Abroad has been named responsible for organizing and managing the referee department of yet another great international youth football tournament: the Ibercup Brasil. Taking place in the charming city of Porto Alegre, the […]

Two World Cups for TA Referees.

A gret new opportunity for all Tournaments Abroad referees who, for the first time in our history, will be involved in two different World Cups. 2018 will in fact be the year of the CONIFA (Confederation Of Indipendent Football Associations) World Cup, which will be held in London, England, UK from June 1st to June […]

We’re looking for Assessors/Observers

Are you an observer/assessor? We’re currently looking for qualified observers to join us for our summer international tournaments in Portugal, Spain, France, USA and China. One of the main objectives for Tournaments Abroad is to help young up-and-coming referees to develop and improve their refereeing skills. This would not be possible without the support of the many […]

Staff at the 2018 Summer Tournaments

Tournaments Abroad is once again looking for some staff members for the 2018 tournament season. If you’re interested in an experience with referees from all over the world, in a supporting role such as member of the referee office or referee staff (basically, helping running referee operations), this is the perfect experience for you. Every year we recruit […]

Referee in California in 2018

Tournaments Abroad is happy to announce that, after a successful 1st edition during the summer of 2017, our “refereeing tour” of California will be back for a 2nd edition in 2018. Have you ever thought about visiting America’s most famous state while refereeing? now it’s possible. We will visit California during the month of July 2018, and […]

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 […]