Frae Wikipedia, the free beuk o knawledge
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football
CONCACAF member associations map.svg
Formation18 September 1961; 60 years ago (1961-09-18)
TeepSports organization
HeidquartersMiami, Florida
Unitit States
41 member associations
Secretar General
Ted Howard (interim)
Alfredo Hawit (interim)
Parent organisation

The Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football[1] commonly kent as CONCACAF,[2] is the continental govrenin bouk for association fitbaa in North Americae, Central Americae an the Caribbean. Three Sooth American entities, the unthirlt naitions o Guyana an Suriname an the French depairtment o French Guiana, are members an aw.[3]

CONCACAF wis foondit in its current shape on 18 September 1961 in Mexico Ceety, Mexico, wi the merger o the NAFC an the CCCF, which made it ane o the then five, nou sax continental confederations affiliatit wi FIFA. Its primar admeenistrative functions are tae organize competitions for naitional teams an clubs, an tae conduct Warld Cup qualifyin tournaments.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. (Spaingie: Confederación de Fútbol de Norte, Centroamérica y el Caribe), Spaingie pronunciation: [komfeðeɾaˈθjon de ˈfuðβol de ˈnorte ˈθentɾoaˈmeɾika j el kaˈɾiβe], locally: [komfeðeɾaˈsjon de ˈfutβol de ˈnorte ˈsentɾoaˈmeɾika j el kaˈɾiβe]; French: Confédération de football d'Amérique du Nord, d'Amérique centrale et des Caraïbes French pronunciation: ​[kɔ̃fedeʁasjɔ̃ də futbɔl dameʁik dy nɔʁ dameʁik sɑ̃tʁal e dɛ kaʁaib].
  2. (/ˈkɒn.kəkæf/ KON-kə-kaf, (Scots: Confederation o North, Central American an Caribbean Association Fitbaa))
  3. Concacaf Main | CONCACAF Home | About Us | National Associations Archived 2012-10-04 at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved on 2011-10-14.

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]