The book also reviews its experience in voting to choose the best player in the world during the period from 2016 to 2019, and the rules followed by the International Football Association “FIFA” during this period, along with the scenes of four years with FIFA, in terms of dealing professionally with the media, and how The selection of journalists participating in the judging panels, how players win the Golden Ball and other individual awards, and why the rules in awarding them are changed.
The book, “Your Way to the Golden Ball .. 4 years with FIFA”, deals with the experience of following the German League matches and the analyzes that he describes as the randomness that Egyptian football suffers with, while providing some ideas for the solution, and reading in the fortunes of Egyptian and Arab players who are closest to winning the Golden Ball during the coming years, The writer also presents how to deal with international institutions, and the development that extends the world in digital media and its impact on news coverage of sports tournaments.
It is noteworthy that the Football Association received assurances from the Confederation of African Football, “KAF”, stating the postponement of Egypt’s first national team, led by Hussam Al-Badri, against Kenya in the fifth round of the African qualifiers for African Nations 2021 in Cameroon, scheduled for the period from 1 to 9 June next, within the framework of Precautionary measures to combat the Corona virus.
The Confederation of African Football had decided earlier to postpone the African Cup qualifying matches for the 2021 African Cup of Nations qualifiers, which was scheduled for the period from 25 to 31 March last in the third and fourth rounds of the 2021 African Cup of Nations, for fear of transmitting the Corona virus infection from arrivals From Europe.
“CAF” has published on Twitter an official statement, signed by the new Secretary-General Abdel Moneim Bah, explaining the postponement of the matches in order to preserve the safety of players in African countries.