A collaboration agreement signed between Turkish Football Federation and Croation Football Federation, involving the exchange of experience in many aspects.
Agreement signed by Turkish Football Federation President Nihat Özdemir and Croation Football Federation President Davor Suker. The agreement aims to improve and strengthen the relation between two federations and involves joint practices and sharing expertise in technical enterprises, Coach Educations, Youth Development Programs, Referee Educations, VAR Practices, Club Licensing and Match Organizations.
In accordance with the agremeent, friendly games will be played between two national team's each age group and joint training camps will be held.
Nihat Özdemir: This agreement will be efficient for both countries
Stating that the cooperation is of great importance, TFF President Nihat Özdemir said, "Croatia is an important football country and has a football culture that will contribute to us. Our joint work on administrative and technical issues will be very productive for both Federations. With this collaboration, we will show once again the importance of the universal role of football. I believe that the 2-year agreement will benefit Turkish football a lot. This agreement will be an example of solidarity for other Federations."
Servet Yardımcı said: "This agreement will allow both countries to move forward and develop in football. We have had very good relations with Croatia for a long time. It is now fully formalized. There is a lot to learn from each other for the development of both Turkish and Croatian football. They proved their success by playing the final in the last world cup. Croatia has made great progress in youth development. We also have a very talented population in football. Now we will go further together. I believe we will make great contributions to the development of football with the projects we will produce together. Hoping to bring success for both countries."
"This Memorandum is a testament to the longstanding friendship between the football associations of Croatia and Turkey. I believe that there's certainly room for us to work together even more closely and strengthen our cooperation further, and I know that signing this document is an excellent step in that direction," said HNS president Davor uker.