Referees selected for the Paris World Games

The 5th edition of the Paris World Games takes place July 7th-13th in Paris, France. It is France’s biggest international youth tournament, attracting around 200 teams from all over the world.  A great tournament requires great referees. For this year’s event “Referee Abroad” has selected a total of 95 referees, coming from 25 different nations. … Read moreReferees selected for the Paris World Games

Referees selected for the Gothia Cup China

The 4th edition of the Gothia Cup China takes place August 9th-16th in Qingdao, China. It is China’s and Asia’s biggest international youth tournament, attracting around 300 teams from all over the world.  A great tournament requires great referees. For this year’s event “Referee Abroad” has selected a total of 67 referees, coming from 19 … Read moreReferees selected for the Gothia Cup China

Ibercup Cascais Referee Awards

  The IberCup Referee Committee has met this past week to discuss this year’s tournament. Among the topics were the referee awards assigned to the tournament’s Best Referee, Best Assistant Referee and Referee Talent. This year’s tournament saw the participation of 70 referees from 20 different nations. Around 200 teams took part to the event, … Read moreIbercup Cascais Referee Awards

A game with Bobby Madley

During this year’s Ibercup Cascais, our elite refereeing experience that takes place during Easter in Portugal, we were delighted to count on the support of former Premier League and FIFA Referee Bobby Madley (England). Bobby, who attended as a referee observer, also refereed a game, assisted by Santiago Bedoya, a young Swedish referee from our … Read moreA game with Bobby Madley

Referees selected for the IberCup Cascais

The 3rd edition of the IberCup Cascais takes place in a little less than one month (14-19 April) in Estoril, Portugal. It will see the participation of teams and referees from all over Europe and the World. Clubs such as Real Madrid, Juventus, Benfica, Porto will be sending teams to this top-class youth tournament.  A … Read moreReferees selected for the IberCup Cascais

Our first tournament in Africa

  Our founder Daniele Curcio participated on March 4th 2019 to the official press conference that presented to Africa and the World the 1st edition of the Africa Youth Cup, the continent’s first ever international youth tournament. The tournament, which will be held April 19th-27th in Praia, Cape Verde, will see the participation of 16 … Read moreOur first tournament in Africa

Our founder confirmed as Referee Director at Gothia Cup China

  Referee Abroad participated to its first Asian tournament last year, when it joined the Gothia Cup China, China’s and Asia’s biggest international youth tournament. In the 1st year of participation, Referee Abroad sent a total of 50 referees to what proved to be a very well run tournament.  Today we are pleased to confirm … Read moreOur founder confirmed as Referee Director at Gothia Cup China

Referees appointed for the Referee Abroad Referee Academy 2019

Referee Abroad’s Referee Academy Committee has nominated a total number of 33 match officials for the Referee Abroad Referee Academy 2019. They have been allocated to the Referee Academy’s Core Level and Development Level respectively. Sixteen of them, including twelve main referees and four assistant referees, have been selected for the Academy’s Core Level. In … Read moreReferees appointed for the Referee Abroad Referee Academy 2019

Ibercup and Referee Abroad renew their partnership

  The journey between IberCup and Referee Abroad started in July 2010. The IberCup has since become the world’s leading youth tournament and Referee Abroad has grown alongside them, now represented across all continents with more than 25 tournaments and 500 referees each year. Today we’re happy to announce that the IberCup and Referee Abroad … Read moreIbercup and Referee Abroad renew their partnership

Our Founder’s interview with Talksport on Violence against Referees

Our founder Daniel Curcio spoke today with Talksport, following a shocking attack on an Italian referee that was left bleeding and in a life-threatening condition on the ground on the weekend.  Here’s what he had to say:  “Meanwhile Riccardo Bernardini, 24, was described as in a “life-threatening condition” after being struck at a match near … Read moreOur Founder’s interview with Talksport on Violence against Referees