AFCON AFCON U23: CAF Appoints Sudan Referee For Nigeria, Guinea Game

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has appointed Sudanese referee Sabri Mohamed Fadul for Wednesday’s Africa U23 Cup of Nations final qualifying game.

The first leg match between Nigeria and Guinea will be played at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium, Abuja.

Fadul will serve as the center referee, with his fellow countrymen Abdelgabar Mohamed Abdelgabar and Ahmed Subahi serving as assistant referees 1 and 2, respectively. South Sudan’s Ring Akech Malong will serve as the fourth official.

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Ghanaian Munkaila Nassam Adam will serve as the match commissioner.

The Olympic Eagles will have the chance to establish a commanding advantage before the return leg, which is slated for Tuesday, March 28, in Rabat, the administrative capital of Morocco, at 4 p.m.

For the second leg, which will begin at 7 p.m. Morocco time at the Complexe Sportif Prince Heritier Moulay Al Hassan, CAF has appointed representatives from the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

The match’s referee will be Yannick Malala Kabanga, with his countrymen Guylain Ngila, Rambo Neushiye, and Tanguy Lopembe Tangi serving as the first, second, and fourth officials, respectively.

The match commissioner will be Tunisian citizen Mr. Boussairi Boujlel.

The two leg winners will advance to the CAF U23 African Nations Cup, where the African team for the 2024 Olympics will be chosen.


Henry Usiayo is a practicing journalists with several years of experience covering sport events. He is currently a sport content creator with

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