Nigeria Referees Association suspends suspected officials
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Nigeria Referees Association suspends suspected officials

Nigeria Referees Association suspends suspected officials

15 May 2019, 14:25

The Nigeria Football Federation together with the Referees Association have suspended match officials after a Remo Stats and MFM FC game in the NPFL.

In what resulted in a 1-1 draw between Remo and MFM, the referees' board made a quick decision to suspend the team of officials after several ‘dubious’ decision in the game.

"I have been directed to issue the statement that the referees for the Week 19 NPFL in Lagos; MFM vs Remo Stars have been relaxed from further appointments pending final determination of their cases," said the statement signed by the NFR’s Publicity Secretary, Kelechi Mejuobi.

“The centre referee and the Assistant Referee 2 have been placed on indefinite suspension for now,” added the statement.

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