2016 African Referee of the Year Bakary Papa Gassama will take charge of Cameroon’s crunch round 6 2019 AFCON Qualifiers clash in Yaounde be this Month.
kick442.com has been reliably informed that the FIFA referee will lead a team of match officials when Cameroon face Comoros at the Group B decider at the Amadou Ahidjo Stadium.
The night game program to kick off at 7:30 PM local time on Saturday March 23 will see second-place Cameroon on 8 points trying to prevent a defeat against Comoros that 3rd is the Group.The game is a must win as the winner gets a ticket for the 32nd Edition of the AFCON tournament to take place in Egypt this summer.
Papa Gassama is the same referee who took charge of Cameroon’s 1-1 draw game against Nigeria on the 4th September 2017.The very experienced referee comes with a huge profile Months after participating in the 2018 World Cup in Russia, he also won the CAF referee of the year 2016.
The celebrated African referee will be assisted two assistant Referees and a reserved referee from Gambia too while a Nigerian Referees Assesor and a Senegalese Match Commissioner plus a Tunisian Secretary.
The complete officiating team contains the following names;
Referee: Bakary Papa Gassama-Gambia
1st Assistant:Abdul Aziz Jawo-Gambia
2nd Assistant: Omar Darboe-Gambia
Reserved Referee: Maudo Jallow-Gambia
Match Commissioner: Oumar Diop- Senegal
Referees Assesor: Linus Ochechukwu Mba- Nigeria
Secretary: Khalid. -Tunisia