Working together with the Rugby Soccer League – and specifically the St Helens Referees Society – six new match officers have been certified in Albania, due to an on line course.
Arnaldo Telo, president of Albania Rugby League, famous: “In a continuation of the work that’s being accomplished to arrange the nationwide workforce and round a home competitors right here, we’re engaged on a number of fronts to completely develop the game in all its points, and certainly one of them is the licensing of match officers and coaches.
“For the way forward for rugby league in Albania this can be a nice impetus and can considerably assist in what we hope to attain. It’s only the start for us, as a way to increase the usual of the sport it’s essential to have well-trained referees and the passion proven by the candidates was extremely encouraging. This course was a minimal funding by the ARL however it can have a big effect on the way forward for the game, and my thanks go to the RFL for together with our involvement.”
Amongst these certified was Blerta Lushaj, the primary girls’s match official within the nation.