ISLAMABAD - The course for AFC Under-14 Football Festival referees started on Friday here at the Media Centre, Pakistan Sports Complex.

Lt. Col (R) Ahmed Yar Lodhi was the chief guest on the opening ceremony. President, Islamabad Football Association (IFA) Dr Fazal ur Rehman and secretary IFA M Zaman were also present on the occasion. Lodhi said that this course would be beneficial for holding the national events in future and would certainly enhance the knowledge of the participants about the game.