Logo of Phnom Penh Post newspaper Phnom Penh Post - Five FFC match officials get invitations abroad

Five FFC match officials get invitations abroad

Five FFC match officials get invitations abroad

Five of the Football Federation of Cambodia’s match officials have been invited to officiate games at upcoming international tournaments, according to the FFC. Referee Thoung Chan Kitsha and assistant ref Kim Pisal will call matches at the Asian Youth Games from August 13-23 in Nanjing, China, after receiving invites from the Asian Football Confederation.

Thoung will also adjudicate Group G ties of the AFC U16 Championships in Hong Kong from September 21-29.

Invitations from the ASEAN Football Federation have seen referee assistant Si Pisal and referee evaluator Toy Bunthoeun given the nod for appearances at the AFF U19 Championships in Indonesia from September 9-25, while referee Tuy Vichheka and assistant ref Sor Chob Veasna are bound for the AFF U16 Championship in Naypyidaw from August 20 to September 2.

MOST VIEWED

  • US to ramp up sanctions after ‘flawed’ national polls

    At a press conference on Wednesday, the US State Department announced that it would expand visa sanctions on the Cambodian officials and individuals it deems responsible for “undermining democracy” in Cambodia. At the briefing, spokesperson Heather Nauert reiterated that the department regarded the July 29 elections

  • Final poll results confirm first single-party Assembly

    IN an unprecedented situation in Cambodian politics, the official results of the July 29 national elections have declared that the Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) will take all 125 seats in the National Assembly on the back of it receiving 76 per cent of the votes. The National

  • Kingdom is at a crossroads between East, West after poll

    It was dubbed a success by caretaker prime minister Hun Sen after the electoral victory of his Cambodian People’s Party (CPP), which is poised to take all seats in the National Assembly. But the July 29 national election has not been positively looked at by

  • Chinese influence to sweep Kingdom?

    Growing Cambodia-China ties have seen the latter’s influence sweep across the Kingdom through increased investments and tourism. The Asian giant has become the leading source of foreign funds in Cambodia, fuelling the construction sector with huge casino and hotel projects. Much of the growth