WCQ: FIFA Name Refs For Nigeria Vs Cameroon Ties
FIFA have announced match officials for the 2-legged 2018 World Cup qualifiers between Nigeria’s Super Eagles and the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon.
Egyptian referee Ghead Zaghloul Ibrahim Selim Grisha, has been designated to be at the centre for the first leg clash in Uyo on Friday, 1st September 2017.
He will be assisted by Redouane Achik (Moroccan, Assistant Referee 1), Waleed Ahmed Ali (Sudanese, Assistant Referee 2) and Mahmoud Zakaria Mohamed (Egyptian, Fourth Official).
Former FIFA referee Felix Onias Tangawarima from Zimbabwe has been assigned as Referee Assessor, with Congolese Jean Médard Kossa as Match Commissioner.
The match will start at 5pm Nigeria time at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium.
For the return leg scheduled for the Stade Omnisports, Yaounde on Monday, 4th September 2017, Gambian Papa Bakary Gassama will be at the centre, to be assisted by Jean Claude Birumushahu (Burundian, Assistant Referee 1), Aden Marwa Range (Kenyan, Assistant Referee 2) and Maudo Jallo (Gambian, Fourth Official).
Jerome Kelvyn Damon, a former FIFA referee from South Africa, will be Referee Assessor, while Sudanese Osama Ataaelmanan Hassan will be Match Commissioner.
The match starts at 6pm Cameroon time.
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