Reporter Kim Hyeong-joong = The International Football Federation (FIFA) introduces an agent qualification test. The first exam will be held on April 19th.
FIFA said on its official website on the 7th (Korean time), “According to the approval of the FIFA Committee in December 2022, the new FIFA Agent Regulations will take effect from Monday, January 9, 2023.” Through this, a fair and transparent transfer system will be established. We took a groundbreaking step forward,” he said.
According to FIFA, the new regulations include the introduction of a mandatory licensing system to strengthen contract stability, a ban on multiple agents to prevent conflicts of interest, and the introduction of an upper limit on agent fees 안전놀이터. Through this, the plan is to protect the transfer system and achieve financial transparency.
From now on, the agent qualification test will be held twice a year. FIFA said, “You must take an exam to obtain a license to act as an agent. “The test is conducted twice a year,” he said. “The test lasts 60 minutes. Test your knowledge of FIFA rules and football transfer system. It consists of 20 multiple-choice questions and is conducted online.”
In 2023, two exams will be held on April 19 and September 20. In addition, those who obtained an agent license before 2008 will be exempted from the qualification test until September 30, 2023. But after that you have to take a test.
First of all, FIFA plans to gradually establish a new system with a grace period. The new license acquisition process will begin on January 9, but the full-scale conversion will take place on October 1, 2023.