The FIFA MA Basic Course was officially closed on Friday, 15th September 2017 at the Technical Centre in Lobamba. Present during this event was the Vice President of the National Football Association of Swaziland (NFAS); Dr. Comfort Shongwe, Chairman of the Referees Committee; Mr. Philip Dlamini, Chief Executive Officer (CEO); Mr. Frederick Mngomezulu just to mention a few. When making his remarks, the Vice President of the NFAS thanked FIFA for the support towards the development of football in the country. "Thank you FIFA for your support towards the development of football in the country. As the NFAS, we are very much grateful for what you have done for football in the country", he said. He also highlighted that the sharing of knowledge and expertise is vital for the development of the sport. He told the participants to go and develop the youngsters in their respective football clubs. "In life you start small and grow big. Go and orginize the youngsters. Train them and make a difference in the sport", said the Vice President. He also asked the participants to engage the parents of these youngsters inorder to get their support.
Also making his remarks was the FIFA Instructor; Mr. Alejandro Heredia who thanked everyone for the good cooperation during the course. He also encouraged the participants to continue learning as football is a dynamic sport. "Never stop learning as this is a dynamic sport. "Never stop learning as this is a dynamic sport", he said.