Teams and Officials Start Arriving for the Showdown in Arusha

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With the commencement of the first Edition of the AfHF President’s Cup in a matter of days, the officiating officials and the visiting teams have started arriving in Arusha to make final adjustments for the big event.

The Tournament Director, Ahmed E. Youssef of Egypt, the Umpires’ Manager, Ediga Agbo of Nigeria and the two Neutral Umpires, Tony Fernandes and Peter Obalo both of Kenya have arrived and in full preparations for the big event.

The officiating officials have been inspecting the facilities in the company of the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) to ensure that everything is well aligned accordingly. The International Hockey Federation (FIH) is providing Tournament Management System (TMS) services for the tournament as part of the regular support extended to Continental Federations for organizing tournaments.

Exciting times await hockey fans in Arusha and online via Twitter (@AfrHockey) and Facebook.