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Nigeria vs Ghana: CAF to Appointing Non-African Referees for World Cup Playoffs

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Nigeria vs Ghana: CAF to Appointing Non-African Referees for World Cup Playoffs

CAF-The Confederation of African Football on Tuesday (March 1, 2022) is considering assigning non-African referees for the (2022) World Cup playoffs between Nigeria and Ghana.

According to SportingLife news, the impression is to ensure absolute fairness in the officiating between the West African competitions.

It is understood discussions are already taking place to bring out the details

Apart from aggressive competition, a lot is driving on these playoffs, including prize cash of at least $12m for the five (5) teams who will represent Africa in Qatar later this year, 2022.

The Black Stars will host the Super Eagles on March 25, 2022 in Cape Coast.

The reverse fixture will be played in Abuja, Nigeria four (4) days later.