FIFA has announced the referees and the assistant referees who will officiate at the forthcoming Women’s Algarve Cup 2016 in Portugal.

Female referees and assistant referees from 18 different countries have been selected for this prestigious tournament, which is also part of the preparation for the prospective candidate referees and assistant referees for the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Jordan 2016 and the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016.

The Algarve Cup 2016 takes place between 2 and 9 March 2016. The matches will be played across the Algarve region.

A full list of the match officials for the Women’s Algarve Cup 2016 is available on