South African Duo Called Up For CAF Referees Course

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JOHHAANESBURG: CAF Young Talent Referees course has invited the South African duo, Christopher Harrison and John Mervyn Van Wyk to join, the Course will begin 14 to 18 September in Kampala, Uganda.

These South African Referees will leave South Africa for Uganda 13 September to be part of the official opening ceremony before the four-day refereeing course begin.

Harrison and Van Wyk will be amongst 40 match officials from different parts of Africa to take part in the course which amongst other things will see the referees undergoing medical, physical, theoretical and technical tests during the course.

Natasha Tsichlas, SAFA’s Technical Committee Chairperson has wished the duo the best of luck in Uganda.

“This is a great achievement for the officials as well as the Association. We take pride in seeing more of our referees, coaches and instructors representing South Africa and rubbing shoulders with the best from around the world. Such invitations bear testament to the hard work being put in by the association to increase and widen the pool of referees, coaches, players and administrators” said Tsichlas