has just returned from India where he was selected by FIFA to be part of the Scottish Team of Officials at the FIFA U17 World Cup.
Accompanying David to the tournament throughout October were; Bobby Madden as Referee and Alastair Mather, Assistant Referee.
The tournament is played through to 28th October when the Final will be played.
The three officials are one of 21 teams of referees selected by FIFA for the competition.
There are 8 teams of officials selected from UEFA Associations.
All the officials were required to arrive in India on 29th September for a week’s preparation in Kalhara.
24 National Associations contest the Finals, starting the competition in six groups of four.
David and the Scottish Team of Officials took part in the Costa Rica v Guinea and Brazil v Niger matches.
David went on to be the Reserve Assistant Referee
in the Mali v Ghana match while Bobby Madden was 4th Official in the same match.
FIFA U-17 World Cup
Following on from his trip to India, David has taken part in the UEFA Europa League Match Day 4 game between SK Slavia Prague v Villarreal.