Monthly Archives: November 2018

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Interview with Keld Bordinggaard, MIP Alumni board member and Football Consultant

2018-11-16T17:08:59+00:00

We had the pleasure of speaking to Keld Bordinggaard, MIP board member and ex-Silkeborg IF and Denmark International and now owner of 'Bordinggaard Football' Keld gives us a greater understanding of his journey from being a young footballer in Denmark, to becoming a Danish International, then transititioning to the coaching side of the game. Then finally, he gives us a great understanding of his time on the UEFA MIP course and his current role within the football industry.   How long was your footballing career and where did you play? Keld: “I came in to football late, I was a handball [...]

Interview with Keld Bordinggaard, MIP Alumni board member and Football Consultant 2018-11-16T17:08:59+00:00

MIP’s Bianca Rech and Bruno Cheyrou attend UEFA Women’s Champions League Draw

2018-11-09T14:38:57+00:00

MIP board members Bianca Rech and Bruno Cheyrou waited in anticipation of the draw for the Quarter-Finals of the 2018/19 UEFA Women's Champions League Draw. Bruno and Bianca have done a fantastic job leading their teams as Sporting Director and Team Manager, respectively. Their teams PSG Ladies and Bayern Munich Ladies were kept apart in the draw and will only play each other if they both reach the final. PSG Ladies were drawn away against English powerhouses Chelsea in the first leg, with the return leg back in Paris a week after. Whilst, Bayern Munich Ladies were drawn away against Czech [...]

MIP’s Bianca Rech and Bruno Cheyrou attend UEFA Women’s Champions League Draw 2018-11-09T14:38:57+00:00

MIP Alumnus, Jason Roberts represents CONCACAF at a FIFA Committee event

2018-11-08T16:29:50+00:00

Jason Roberts is currently in Cairo, Egypt at an important discussion with FIFA to meet up with the Technical & Development Committee. In light of the latest incidents, violence in stadia, referees refusing to use the VAR, a player tearing his shirt in front of his complicit coach, the President has reaffirmed his willingness to undertake various reforms. Despite the 26 referees who have been sanctioned and the ongoing investigations, the President thinks CAF still have a long way from its objectives of cleaning CAF. CAF President Ahmad Ahmad opened the meeting of the Technical & Development Committee in Cairo, Egypt, highlighting on [...]

MIP Alumnus, Jason Roberts represents CONCACAF at a FIFA Committee event 2018-11-08T16:29:50+00:00

Throwback: MIP Alumni Reunite in Lyon

2018-11-07T11:41:37+00:00

The first cohort of MIP alumni met up in Lyon, France earlier this year. The MIP Alumni looked back at the tremendous memories that the UEFA MIP course has helped to create as they court up and re-connected over a game of futsal. MIP alumni including current PSG Ladies Sporting Director, Bruno Cheyrou, Simon Rolfes, Mbo Mpenza, and Christian Karembeu were all present at this meeting and even had a futsal game to continue their friendly rivalries on the pitch. It was a very enjoyable day and as the MIP community grows we look forward to many more days like this. In particular, MIP [...]

Throwback: MIP Alumni Reunite in Lyon 2018-11-07T11:41:37+00:00