B-roll Video Release: Selected FIFA World Cup officials continue their comprehensive preparation for Qatar 2022 World Cup


ZURICH, Switzerland, August 16, 2022/ -- Between 31 May and 22 June, FIFA (www.FIFA.com) held three seminars to thoroughly prepare the 36 referees, 69 assistant referees and 24 video match officials from all six confederations chosen to officiate at the upcoming FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™.

The three-day seminars enabled officials from each confederation to come together in Asuncion, Paraguay (CONCACAF/Conmebol), Doha, Qatar (AFC/OFC/CAF), and Madrid, Spain (UEFA), led by Pierluigi Collina, Chairman of the FIFA Referees Committee, and Massimo Busacca, FIFA's Director of Refereeing. Embed: video edit The match officials were put to the test in both theoretical classes and on-the-field training sessions each day, allowing the officials to simulate and practice various live-match situations.

The video submission includes interviews and event B-roll.