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Christine Zigah chairs Referees Committee

Retired FIFA Referee Christine Enyonam Zigah has been appointed as the Chairperson of the Referees Committee. Her appointment was confirmed by the Executive Council on Thursday, April 8, 2021. She replaces Alhaji Shaibu Zida who has been moved to Chair the Black Starlets Management Committee. The appointment of Christine Zigah is in conformity with the…

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TWO REFEREES SUSPENDED FOR THE REST OF THE SEASON IN LATEST MATCH REVIEW PANEL DECISIONS

The Match Review panel of the Ghana Football Association has announced decisions on some complaints from clubs in the ongoing league competitions. Below are the decisions of the Review panel on the respective complaints: PRISONS LADAIES VS AMPEM DARKOA LADIES Prisons Ladies complained that Referee Lovia Boaduwaa denied them  a clear penalty in the 35thminute…

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GFA TO INTRODUCE REFEREE ASSESSORS, INDEPENDENT OBSERVERS FOR SECOND ROUND OF PREMIER LEAGUE

The Ghana Football Association (GFA), will introduce Referees Assessors and Independent observers for the second round of the Ghana Premier League. This is part of efforts to improve officiating and to maintain sporting integrity. As guardians of standards and quality service, the Referees Assessors are expected to help the referees to improve and become better.…

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CATCH THEM YOUNG REFEREEING POLICY – REFEREES MANAGER BEGINS REGIONAL VISITS TO DISCUSS IMPLEMENTATION MODALITIES

Referees Manager of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Alex Kotey is embarking on regional visits to assess and discuss modalities for the implementation of the ‘Catch Them Young’ refereeing program. The visits have taken him to Central and Western Regions of the country. His first stop was in Takoradi on February 12, 2021 where he…

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SEVENTY-THREE WOMEN’S PREMIER LEAGUE REFEREES AND ASSISTANT REFEREES TRAIN AHEAD OF NEW SEASON

Seventy-three Women’s Premier League referees and assistant referees are currently training at the Ghanaman Centre of Excellence at Prampram ahead of the start of the Women’s Premier League. The training, which began on Tuesday, January 12, will end on Thursday, January 14, 2021. The list includes forty-one (41) centre referees and thirty-two (32) assistant referees.…

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ETHICS COMMITTEE SANCTIONS REFEREE DANIEL KWAME NSIAH

The GFA Ethics Committee at its meeting held on November 19, 2020 found Daniel Kwame Nsiah, a Referee and District Technical Instructor, guilty of having breached Article 25 of the GFA Code of Ethics (Abuse of position) of the GFA Code of Ethics (2019).  The Committee commenced investigations into Mr. Daniel Kwame Nsiah’s conduct after…

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DANIEL LARYEA SELECTED FOR CHAN TOURNAMENT IN CAMEROON

Ghanaian referee Daniel Nii Laryea has been selected for the 2020 Total African Nations Championship (CHAN), in Cameroon. The 33-year-old is the only Ghanaian referee who made the cut for the competition. He is expected to depart Accra on Friday, January 8 2021 for a refresher course prior to the tournament on January 11, 2021.…

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