AFC to launch AFC Referee Academy

Kuala Lumpur: The AFC Referees Committee met today at the AFC House in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and approved the establishment of a new AFC Referee Academy. The AFC Referee Academy is scheduled to open later this year and it will be based at the AFC House in Kuala Lumpur. The academy will focus on the […]

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AFC holds landmark General Secretaries’ Conference

INTERNET DESK: The first Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Member Associations’ (MA) General Secretaries’ Conference began in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia today. AFC General Secretary Dato’ Windsor John opened the three-day event which also includes an induction programme for newly-appointed MA General Secretaries later in the week. Dato’ Windsor said: “This landmark event is another example of […]

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AFC and MAs celebrate Women’s Football Day

INTERNET DESK: The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and its Member Associations will again unite to support women’s football, as the AFC Women’s Football Day is celebrated across the continent on March 8, coinciding with International Women’s Day. AFC President Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa said: “Women’s football has special significance across the AFC as […]

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Chengdu to host AFC Medical Conference 2019

INTERNET DESK: Following the highly-successful 5th AFC Medical Conference in New Delhi, India, in 2015, the AFC Medical Committee has decided today to award the hosting rights of the next AFC Medical Conference in 2019 to Chengdu, China. The three-day quadrennial event, which will see the continent’s most established sports science and medicine practitioners gather […]

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