Category: Sport

World Cup’s worst referees sent packing

koman.jpgThe World Cup’s worst referees were sent packing on Tuesday, as soccer’s governing body tried to cut down on the glaring errors that have plagued the tournament.

Koman Coulibaly, the referee who gained notoriety for controversially denying the United States a potential game-winning goal against Slovenia in the group stage, was sent back to Mali without having refereed another match since his glaring mistake 11 days ago. The match ended in a 2-2 draw.

 

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Soccer fans urged to rally behind Ghana

ghana vs usa.jpgThe Acting Head of Missions at the Ghanaian embassy in Zimbabwe, Barbara Addo, says Ghana’s remarkable showing at the World Cup, is something that all Africans should embrace and is optimistic the Black Stars will live up to expectation when they take on Uruguay in their quarter final showdown on Friday.

Ghana’s spell-binding performance at the World Cup continues to receive rave reviews on the African continent and beyond.

 

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