Howard Webb, MBE
Webb will be travelling to Brazil in November to take part at the 2011 Soccerex Global Convention in Rio de Janeiro. Webb will be a part of a special panel titled “The Great Football Debate”, which will include a mix of big name football industry stakeholders including leading journalists, club and business figures. The panel will give their different perspectives on some of the biggest issues affecting global football today. The 2010 Football Festival saw legends teams from Argentina , Brazil , Holland and England with the Brazilians beating the Dutch in the final to take home the trophy. Players such as Ruud Gullit, Denílson, Jorginho and Romario were all in attendance. In recent years, the festival has attracted other such legendary players as Eric Cantona, Carlos Alberto Torres, Eusebio, Leonardo, Bryan Robson, Phil Thompson, Ossie Ardiles, Lucas Radebe, Ronald de Boer and George Weah.
Posted on Friday, May 13, 2011