Abuja - This year's Fifa Member Associations Elite Course for referees, technical instructors, referee assessors and physical fitness instructors was inaugurated on Wednesday by the Director-General of National Sports Commission, Hon. Gbenga Elegbeleye.
The event which was held at the Media Centre of the Abuja National Stadium Complex had an impressive turnout of participants who Elegbeye urged to be studious in order to grow quickly in the profession, while also expressing excitement at their youthfulness, Kick Off Nigeria reports.
"I am happy seeing most of you being so young. It means that the future is indeed very bright for Nigerian refereeing. You must be diligent and study hard, remain fit, alert and committed to the profession," Elegbeye said.
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