Officials For Nigeria vs Algeria Semi-Final list released

Officials For Nigeria vs Algeria Semi-Final list released

The confederacy of African Football (CAF) Referees’ Appointment group has deep-rooted the appointment of Bakary Papa Gassama from The Gambia as the centre judge for the 2019 Africa beaker of Nations (AFCON) semi-final between Algeria and Nigeria on Sunday at the Cairo intercontinental Stadium.

The 40-year-old FIFA badge mediate is extensively regarded as one of the finest referees on the continent and was in the middle of the a small number of Africans chosen for the 2018 FIFA humanity goblet in Russia.

While Gassama has handled quite a lot of sports competition linking Nigeria’s Super Eagles, one of the current ones that draw closer to opinion is the AFCON qualifiers absent to South Africa in Johannesburg.

In that game, Nigeria was allegedly denied two well-taken goals but the 1-1 scoreline at the edge of that reach was an adequate amount of to seal the Eagles’ qualification for Afcon 2019 unchanging with a game to spare.

For Sunday’s game, Gassama will be assisted by El Hadji Malick Samba from Senegal and Seydou Tiama from Burkina Faso as supporter judge one and two respectively, at the same time as vanquisher Gomes from South Africa will hand out as a fourth allowed and Issa Yaya from Chad will be the fifth official.

CAF assert besides fixed the tape supporter Referees (VAR) Referees appointments. Pol advance guard Boekel from the Netherlands will have an advantage the VAR officials alongside Janny Sikazwe from Zambia and Zakhele Siwela from South Africa as assistants.

Nigeria and Algeria will clash for the 21st time at higher-ranking men’s flatten on Sunday night in an AFCON 2019 semi-final


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