Papa Gassama selected for Africa Cup of Nations

Wednesday, May 08, 2019

Gambian referee Bakary Papa Gassama is among twenty-six referees selected for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations set for next month in Egypt. The referees were chosen by the Confederation African Football (CAF) to officiate matches in the continent’s biggest football fiesta.

He attended seminar in Morocco together with other referees as part of preparations for the bi-annual football fray to begin on June 21 to July 19.

Gassama was also part of the list of referees selected by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) for the historic deployment of the Video Assistant Referee (VAR), held in Cairo, Egypt.

Author: Arfang M.S. Camara