Bolivian Football Federation

The Bolivian Football Federation (Spanish: Federación Boliviana de Fútbol, locally [feðeɾaˈsjom boliˈβjana ðe ˈfuðβol]; FBF) is the governing body of football in Bolivia. It was founded in 1925, making it the eighth oldest South American federation.[2] It affiliated to CONMEBOL and FIFA in 1926 and is in charge of Bolivia national football team.

Bolivian Football Federation
CONMEBOL
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Founded1925; 98 years ago (1925)
HeadquartersCochabamba
FIFA affiliation1926
CONMEBOL affiliation1926
PresidentCesar Salinas[1]
Websitefbf.com.bo

The FBF is the federation of two entities:

  • Bolivian Primera División (Bolivian Professional Football League): comprises the 12 professional football teams in the first division.
  • Asociación de Fútbol Nacional (ANF) (National Football Association): 9 departmental football associations, one from each of Bolivia’s nine departments.

César Salinas from 2018 until his death in 2020 was the president of the federation.[3]

Association staffEdit

Name Position Source
  Angel Fernando Costa President [4]
n/a Vice President
  Gaston Uribe General Secretary [4]
n/a Treasurer
  Cristian Quiroga Technical Director [4]
  César Farías Team Coach (Men's) [4]
n/a Team Coach (Women's)
  Walter Díaz Media/Communications Manager [4]
  Errol Mendoza Duvan Futsal Coordinator [4]
  Juan Carlos Lugones Antezana Referee Coordinator [4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Federación Boliviana de Fútbol - Association Information FIFA.com
  2. ^ "The Bolivian Football Federation celebrates 90 years - Conmebol.com". Retrieved 4 March 2017.
  3. ^ "Voorzitter voetbalbond Bolivia overleden aan coronavirus". Algemeen Dagblad (in Dutch).
  4. ^ a b c d e f g FIFA.com. "Member Association - Bolivia - FIFA.com". www.fifa.com. Archived from the original on February 16, 2020. Retrieved 2020-11-09.

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