40 referees. 35 countries. The Algarve is hosting a FIFA seminar in preparation for the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup. Just as the players are on a journey, the referees are already preparing, two years ahead of the event. Check out the full list, here: [ Resources.fifa.com Link ] …
Referee candidates for the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 have today been taking the FIFA fitness test, as part of a preparatory seminar in The Algarve.
40 referees are involved, representing 35 different countries.
"I would never have forgiven myself if I hadn't kept trying. I told myself 'I'm not going to stop until they amputate my leg. If I've got two legs and two knees I've got to keep going until I'm not in pain any longer. That day has to arrive'."