14 Canadian officials have been named to the 2010 FIFA List of Referees and Assistant Referees. The list features seven referees (four male and three female) and seven assistant referees (five male and two female).
All referees in MLS are National Referees of the United States Soccer Federation or Canadian International match officials.
Ottawa, Ontario – The Canadian Soccer Association (CSA) has named Rodney (Joe) Guest, effective March 30, 2006, as Canada’s new Director of Referees. Guest’s contract will see him lead the country’s referee programs until the end of 2011. Guest, 51, was previously employed in England with The Football Association (FA) as the Referee Officer, where […]
The Canadian Soccer Association will be losing one of its most valuable resources in November. FIFA has announced the hiring of former Canadian international referee Sonia Denoncourt, one of the most respected FIFA officials and certainly one of the best officials to ever represent Canada. Denoncourt is expected to assume her new role with FIFA […]
Article Courtesy of: Slam Sports LISBON (AP) – The vice-president of the Portuguese Soccer Federation’s referees’ committee has been indicted on charges of corruption as part of Operation Golden Whistle, a 10-month-old police probe that has led to the arraignment of senior officials. A magistrate in Gondomar, 300 kilometres north of Lisbon, found “strong evidence” […]