Green, Sanusi in Cairo for CAF seminar

Chairman of the NFF Technical and Development Committee, Chris Green and the General Secretary, Mohammed Sanusi, are in Cairo for a two –day seminar for the confederation’s match commissioners.

The seminar is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, 12th July and Wednesday, 13th July at the CAF headquarters, 6th October City, Egypt.

Sanusi has already been appointed by the Confederation of African Football as match commissioner for the 2017 Africa U20 Cup of Nations qualifier between Ghana and Senegal, scheduled for Accra on 23rd July 2016.

The NFF scribe will work with Togolese officials, including referee, Kouassi Attisso Attiogbe, assistant referees, Cherif Mollah Banna and Adam Moukaila Biyao, and reserve referee Kokou Ognankotan Ntale.

It is the same weekend that the Nigeria U20, Flying Eagles, will host Sudan in their final qualifying round return leg match at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos. The reigning African champions came from a goal down to defeat their hosts 2-1 in Omdurman in Sunday’s first leg, and returned to Nigeria on Monday.


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