Sunday, January 12, 2014

Referees seminar stresses on the fitness aspect of match officials

Former FIFA referee Col (Retd) Goutam Kar and head of the Referees Department of AIFF spoke on the policies and practices adopted by FIFA and AIFF for the development of referees and improving the standard of referees in Karnataka.

His talk on the seminar primarily focused on the following aspects: 

  • Grassroot referees 
  • Women referees
  • Clarification of referees
  • Training of Referees
  • Assessment and grading of referees

Also, Col. Kar stressed on the fitness aspect of referees and training of young referees besides training the trainer. 

Referees of other districts too attended the seminar.