National Football Association of Brunei Darussalam

The National Football Association of Brunei Darussalam (Malay: Persatuan Bolasepak Kebangsaan Negara Brunei Darussalam) is the governing body of football in Brunei, controlling the Brunei Darussalam national team. It is the successor organisation of the Football Association of Brunei Darussalam (BAFA) that was banned by FIFA and AFC in 2008 for government interference.[4][5][6]

National Football Association of Brunei Darussalam
AFC
Founded1952[1]
FIFA affiliation1972
AFC affiliation1969[2]
AFF affiliation1984
PresidentPg Hj Matusin Pg Hj Matasan[3]
Websitehttp://www.nfabd.org/

BanEdit

The ban of Brunei's FA was lifted in 2011.[7]

Association staffEdit

Name Position Source
  Pg Hj Matusin Pg Hj Matasan President
[3]
Hj Salleh Bostaman Hj Zainal Abidin Vice President
[8]
  Shahnon Salleh General Secretary
  Maswadi Mohsin Treasurer
[9]
  John Whittle Technical Director
  Paul Smalley Team Coach (Men's)
  Ameer Lani Media/Communications Manager
  Tamat Haji Budin Referee Coordinator

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://bruneiresources.blogspot.com/2009/01/football-federation-of-brunei.html
  2. ^ "OK for Sabah Sarawak". The Straits Times. 13 August 1969.
  3. ^ a b "NFABD gets new President". Borneo Bulletin. 17 November 2019. Retrieved 18 November 2019.
  4. ^ "Fifa: Brunei can play football in 2012". Brunei Times. 3 April 2010. Archived from the original on 14 June 2012. Retrieved 1 October 2011.
  5. ^ "AFC in last-ditch attempt to save Brunei football". Brunei Times. 28 March 2010. Archived from the original on 19 April 2012. Retrieved 1 October 2011.
  6. ^ "Saga of Brunei's football association". Brunei Times. 1 February 2010. Archived from the original on 16 September 2015. Retrieved 1 October 2011.
  7. ^ "The Executive Committee lifts the suspensions on Bosnia-Herzegovina and Brunei Darussalam". FIFA. 30 May 2011. Archived from the original on 2011-10-25. Retrieved 1 October 2011.
  8. ^ "NFABD elects new Deputy President". Borneo Bulletin. 16 February 2020. Retrieved 17 February 2020.
  9. ^ https://www.fifa.com/associations/association/bru/about

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