Lebanon Football Association

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Lebanese Football Association
الاتحاد اللبناني لكرة القدم
Association Libanaise de Football
Lebanon FA (logo).png
Sport Football
Futsal
Beach football
Jurisdiction Lebanon
Abbreviation

LFA

Founded March 22, 1933; 84 years ago (1933-03-22)[1]
Affiliation FIFA (1936)
AFC (1964)[2]
UAFA (1978)
WAFF (2000)
President Fadlallah Fadel
Vice president Mahmoud Fadel
Secretary Ali Fadel
Lebanon

The Lebanese Football Association[3] (Arabic: الاتحاد اللبناني لكرة القدم‎‎; French: Association Libanaise de Football) is the governing body of football in Lebanon.[4]

History and profile[edit]

The Association was established in 1933 and became a member of the FIFA in 1936.[5]

It is part of the Asian Football Confederation.[5] It organizes the Lebanon national football team, the Lebanon women's national football team, the Lebanon national under-23 football team, the Lebanon national under-20 football team, the Lebanon national under-17 football team and the Lebanon national futsal team.[6]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ The A-Z of Asian Football 97-98; 1997 Asian Football Confederation
  2. ^ "AFC TELLS INDONESIA: PAY OR BE SACKED". The Straits Times. 28 August 1964. 
  3. ^ U-17 starlets boosting Lebanese women's game fifa.com
  4. ^ "الاتحاد اللبناني لكرة القدم". lebanesefootballassociation.com (in Arabic). Retrieved 2017-04-24. 
  5. ^ a b "Lebanon". National Football Teams. Retrieved 29 September 2014. 
  6. ^ "National Team Helps Bring Lebanon Together". The New York Times. Retrieved 2 December 2013. 

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