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FIFA bans referee from Tanzania for life

Oden Charles Mbaga, a referee affiliated to the Tanzanian federation, has been banned from football for life for accepting bribes, world governing body FIFA said on Tuesday.The adjudicatory chamber of FIFA’s Ethics Committee found Mbaga…

Referee Who Kicked Player Has Ban Doubled

French referee Tony Chapron who received a ban after tackling a player in a Ligue 1 game, has had his ban doubled on Friday as he lost his appeal, according to sources close to the disciplinary process.Prior to this Chapron had received…

Meet Bundesliga First Ever Female Referee

Bibiana Steinhaus became the Bundesliga’s first female referee, taking charge of Hertha Berlin’s draw against Werder Bremen.She officiated Bayern Munich’s first-round DFB Pokal defeat of Chemnitzer in August, the Women’s Champions League…

NFF sanctions 4 referees over poor officiating

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Referees Committee has sanctioned four referees found guilty of poor officiating and mismanagement of the game.This is contained in a statement by Dani Zubairu, the Secretary of the referees’…