1. I have been directed to inform Premier League Referees and Assistant Referees that the 2019/2020 Physical Fitness Test and Seminar organised by the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF Referees Committee has been scheduled to hold 14-19 October, 2019 in Abuja.
2. According to a circular made available to the Nigeria Referees Association, NRA, signed by Hon Sani Zubairu, FIFA RTD, Secretary Referees Committee, for the NFF General Secretary; Referees from the South South, South East and South West Zones Zones are to arrive on 14th October, 2019 for Medicals while Physical Fitness Test is on 15th October. October 16-17 is date for Seminar.
Referees from the North West, North East and North Central arrive on 16 th October for medicals and undertake physical fitness test on the 17th October 2019, 18-19 October is date for Seminar.
3. The Circular further states;
(a) Participants MUST come along with Comprehensive Medical Report of Fitness
(b) Medical Form to be completed and returned by a certified Medical Professional in any of the recommended hospital in each of the state.
(3). Participation fee remains #20,000 only.
4. All FIFA Referees, Premier League referees and Assistant Referees Invited for the concluded FIFA Listing Excercise MUST participate in the physical fitness test and seminar with their states.
The NFF Referees Committee and the NRA wish all participants safe journey and Goodluck in the programs.