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Sports News of Thursday, 9 August 2018

Source: GHANAsoccernet.com

AYC qualifiers: Ivorian referees to officiate Ghana vs Benin 2nd leg

Ivory Coast center referee Bienvenu Sinko has been appointed to officiate the second leg game between the Black Satellites of Ghana and the young squirrels of Benin in the Africa Youth Championship qualifiers.

Referee Sinko will be assisted on the lines by compatriots Koabenan Prosper Adiouman and Kouame Gabriel Kangah with Kalilou Traore Ibrahim serving as the fourth official.

Togolese Kossi Gbenyo Lamadokou has been appointed as the game’s match commissioner.

Ghana will travel to Cotonou with a 3-1 first-leg advantage. A win or draw will see the team through to the Africa Youth Championship in Niger next year.

A one goal deficit defeat could also see the national under-20 team qualify to the Africa Youth Championship.

The match, according to CAF will take place on either 20th, 21st or 22nd August.