The Namibia National Referees Committee is hosting a one-day Match Commissioners Clinic at Otjiwarongo on Saturday.
According to the national referees coordinator Absalom Goseb, the twenty participants will be taken through the ropes of overseeing matches and how to compile an effective match commissioner’s reports.
The first ever The Namibia Football Association (NFA) School of Excellence in Women Football through the Galz and Goals project was last weekend held in Windhoek for four days of football and health lifestyles training.
The Project was is known’s the NFA Galz and Goals Elite Players School of Excellence took place from 23 to 26 February the girls were introduced to a number of health related activities while also being exposed to a high standard of football training.
Following their success in the first round of the London 2012 Olympics games, the Brave Gladiators have started with preparation for the more interesting clash against Nigeria’s Falcons in April.
The Gladiators have been in camp for two weeks now and will continue to have camps for the ladies to ensure that they stay fit for the away match in Nigeria on April 2 with the return leg scheduled for April 16 at the Sam Nujoma Stadium.
On Saturday, the NFA’s Galz & Goals football initiative in partnership with UNICEF and SCORE reached out to community members, providing voluntary counseling and testing (VCT) services and important healthy lifestyle messages to adolescent girls.
The healthy lifestyle football festival which took place last Saturday incorporated football, various health activities and sharing of information in an effort to motivate behavioral change and educate both the girls and the community of the dangers of HIV.