Academy Coach: Leif Lindberg

Today we start presenting this year’s TA Referee Academy coaches. In the history of refereeing, there is only one official who can claim to have been involved in both a World Cup final and a Euro Championship final, an Assistant Referee. That AR is Leif Lindberg, from Sweden, who had the duty and honour of […]

Referees from Latvia at the Paris World Games

Tournaments Abroad is happy to announce today the partnership with yet another new national FA, the Latvian Football Federation. The Latvian referee department, led by FIFA referee Aleksandrs Anufrijevs, has in fact decided to send 3 of its young up-and-coming national referees, alongside one observer, to this year’s Paris World Games, which take place July 7th-13th […]

IberCup Cascais Final Refs

IberCup Cascais gather 50 referees from 15 nations

The most well-known youth tournament, the IberCup, kicked off 2018 with the Cascais edition, taking place over Easter week just a few stops from Lisbon in Portugal. A professional tournament – including the likes of Gremio, Werder Bremen, FC Barcelona, Atletico de Madrid and numerous others – was officiated by Tournaments Abroad’s officials: 50 from […]