Lagos - The Confederation of African Football has appointed
Therese Raussa Neguel as referee for Saturday’s 2016 FIFA U-20 Women’s World
Cup African final round qualifying match between the Falconets of Nigeria and
South Africa’s Basetsana.
Therese, 34 and who has been a FIFA referee since 2007, will
be assisted by compatriots Josiane Mbakop Nfongan, Carine Atezambong Fomo and
Therese Sylvie Abou’ou, in the roles of assistant referee 1, assistant referee
2 and reserve referee respectively.
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Zalikatou Diallo Traore, from Guinea, will serve as the
match commissioner. Saturday’s match is the first leg of a final qualifying
fixture, with the winner between reigning world vice champions Falconets and
the Basetsana on aggregate qualifying for the 8th FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup
coming up in Papua New Guinea late 2016.
While the Falconets defeated the U-20 girls of Democratic
Republic of Congo home–and–away (4-1 aggregate) in the last round, the
Basetsana pipped Zambia’s junior girls 3-2 on aggregate to reach the final
The Basetsana delegation is expected to hit Abuja on
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