LMC suspends six referees

The League Management Company on Tuesday suspended six match officials adjudged   to have fallen below the standards that it expected of then in the Nigeria Football Professional League.

According to the domestic league’s governing body, the referees will not referee any games for the rest of the season.

“Following a review of performances of match officials in the last three match days, the (LMC) has requested the Nigeria Football Federation to withdraw the said match officials from the (NPFL) games,” the body said in a statement.

The  (LMC) listed the  referees  as   Umar Mohammed (FCT),  who refereed  the Match Day 29 fixture between Niger Tornadoes and Plateau United, Aliyu Abdulahi   (Kaduna),  who was the centre  referee on Match Day 30 between Katsina United and Kano Pillars, Saleh Mohammed (Jigawa), who officiated the game  between Plateau United and  Ifeanyi Ubah,  Others are  and Samuel Agba (Cross River), who officiated the match  between Ifeanyi Ubah and Gombe United.



Jibril .O