Armenia is on 120th place in FIFA Coca Cola ranking
In comparison with the previous month Armenia moved up a place in FIFA Coca Cola ranking, issued on March 11 and occupied 120th position. Europe Champion Spain goes on the top spot. Europe vice Champion Germany is the second, followed by Netherlands. 1. Spain – 1666 (points) 2. Germany - 1366 3. Netherlands - 1317 4. Italy - 1284 5. Brazil- 1260 6. Argentina - 1219 7. Croatia – 1169 8. Russia – 1128 9. England - 1083 10. Portugal - 1025 11. Turkey - 1009 14. Ukraine - 927 49. Belgium - 589 52. Lithuania - 573 58.... more »

Armenia Cup 2009 quarterfinals schedule
According to FFA Competitions department Armenia Cup 2009 quarterfinal matches will take place at the following stadiums: 17.03.09 Pyunik – Kilikia Nairi st., Yerevan 15:00 17.03.09 Ulysses – Gandzasar Mika st., Yerevan 15:00 18.03.09 Banants – Ararat Nairi st., Yerevan 15:00 18.03.09 Mika – Shirak Mika st., Yerevan 15:00 07.04.09 Kilikia – Pyunik Hrazdan st., Yerevan 16:00 07.04.09 Gandzasar – Ulysses Gandzasar st., Kapan 16:00 08.04.09 Ararat – Banants Abovyan city st. 16:00 08.04.09 Shirak – Mika Gyumri city... more »

Pyunik-2 is the winner of tournament after Vazgen Sargsyan
On March 5 tournament after Vazgen Sargsyan winner was determined at Pyunik-2 – Banants-2 final match. The match ended with Pyunik-2 2:1 victory. Pyunik-2 forward Erik Petrosyan opened match score at the first half and Davit Baghdasaryan doubled it at the second half of the match. Banants-2 managed to break the score difference only at the end of the match; Harutyun Khachatryan scored. FFA Vice-President Ashot Manukyan rewarded Champion prize to Pyunik-2. The best players of the tournament are: Sergey Smbatyan – best goalkeeper (Banants-2), Vlad Aslanyan – best... more »

All participant clubs of Top Division granted “national” licenses
Today, on 4 March, the FFA Licensing Committee (First Instance Body) issued its decisions on whether the licenses should be granted to the clubs – “national” license applicants. The meeting was conducted by the FIB Chairman, FFA Deputy CEO Armen Ghambaryan. The cases of clubs were presented by the FFA Deputy Licensing Manager Arthur Azaryan. Within the period of December 2008 – February 2009 clubs – license applicants provided the FFA Licensing Department with their non-financial licensing documentation. Based on the results of the inspection of the... more »

Armenia Referees training session in Yerevan
FFA referees’ and observers’ training session started on February 28 at Regineh hotel. Head of FFA Referee Committee Levon Hasratyan welcomed all guests talking about the importance of referee role, high qualities achievement and the need of rational generation change. 35 referees and 12 observers serving Premier and First League matches take part in the session. Head of FFA Referees and Observers department Ararat Chagaryan leads the training session which is about referee current matters, assistant referees’ responsibility and cooperation with referees, relationship... more »

Pyunik-2 and Banants-2 at Vazgen Sargsyan tournament final
Youth tournament after Vazgen Sargsyan final participants are determined today. Banants-1 vs.Pyunik-2 match ended with 1:1 draw. Pyunik-2 players gained 5:4 victory over Banants-1 with penalty kicks. At the other semifinal match Banants-2 defeated Avan 5:1. Tournament Pyunik-2 vs. Banants-2 final match will take place on March 5 at 15:00. more »

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