Tanzania Football Federation
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Tanzania Football Federation
Tanzania Football Federation
CAF
Tanzania FF (logo).png
Founded1945[1]
HeadquartersDar es Salaam
1964
1965[2]
1973
PresidentTanzania Wallace Karia
Websitewww.tff.or.tz

The Tanzania Football Federation (TFF) (Swahili: Shirikisho la Mpira wa Miguu Tanzania), previously Football Association of Tanzania, is the governing body of football in Tanzania. It oversees operations of the Tanznian football league system and the Tanzania national football team. It was founded in 1945 and has been affiliated with FIFA since 1964. Wallace Karia is the new President of the Tanzania Football Federation.[3]

Structure

Academy

In January 2008 the Tanzania Football Federation in partnership with Peter Johnson created the Tanzania Soccer Academy (TSA), a national academy to develop football and provide full education scholarships to players.[4][5][6]

National stadium

Tanzania National Main Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. It opened in 2007 and was built adjacent to Uhuru Stadium, the former national stadium. It hosts major football matches such as the Tanzanian Premier League and home matches of the Tanzania national football team.

Presidents

References

  1. ^ CAF and FIFA, 50 years of African football - the DVD, 2009
  2. ^ East African Standard. 20 November 1965.
  3. ^ Muga, Emmanuel. "Jamal Malinzi elected Tanzania FA president". Bbc.co.uk. Retrieved .
  4. ^ Muga, Emmanuel. "BBC Sport - Tanzanian FA to "focus on football development"". Bbc.co.uk. Retrieved .
  5. ^ Muga, Emmanuel (2013-05-10). "BBC Sport - Tanzania Football Federation sets new election dates". Bbc.co.uk. Retrieved .
  6. ^ "Nyamlani highlights 9 priorities | 24 Tanzania News". 24tanzania.com. Retrieved .

External links


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