Basic course for referees in KB

Daniel Lim

The National Football Association of Brunei Darussalam (NFABD) in collaboration with the Belait District Football Association (PBDB) and the Brunei Darussalam Referee Association conducted a basic referee course at the Mumong Sports Complex starting yesterday.

PBDB President Morni bin Haji Zakaria conducted the course which was delivered by NFABD Referee Instructor Pengiran Haji Md Saiful Redzuan bin Pengiran Haji Ahmad and saw the attendance of five aspiring referees.

The four-day course will be held over two weekends until April 11 and cover topics on the International Football Association Board (IFAB) Laws of the Game aimed at increasing the number of referees.

A similar course was held in Tutong District, which served to ensure that new referees have adequate information and knowledge about the laws of the game, refereeing techniques and requirements.

Participants at the course. PHOTO: DANIEL LIM