|Referee Janny Sikazwe. Image Credit: punchng.com|
Janny Sikazwe, the ref who blew-up ahead of schedule for full-time two times during Mali’s flourishing over Tunisia at the constant Africa Cup of Nations, endured sunstroke, as shown by reports.
Sikazwe was promptly hurried to the office after the match, as per French paper L’Equipe.
“In the midst of these furious scenes, Janny Sikazwe was taken to emergency office having experienced sunstroke – which could clarify his astounding independent heading.
“It would in addition clarify why the fourth authority was set to acknowledge responsibility for the additional minutes of the match, had it been continued,” some piece of the report read.
Sikazwe was actually suspended under charges of corruption in 2018, because of the way where he managed a CAF Champions League match between Espérance Sportive de Tunis of Tunisia and Primiero Agosto of Angola.
Responding to the debate that consolidated the game, the Confederation of Africa Football said, “contrasting with the TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations match among Tunisia and Mali played in Limbe on 12 January 2022, CAF is assembling every one of the critical reports from the experts at the match.
“CAF is sending these reports to the competent mixes of CAF.
“At this stage, CAF isn’t in a situation to offer further remark until the able bodies show the way forward.”
The newsway had uncovered that the AFCON match among Mali and Tunisia on Wednesday finished in jumble in the midst of outstanding scenes as the Tunisian social affair objected that the adjudicator had blown the last whistle too early.
Zambian power Janny Sikazwe hailed the finish of the match and a 1-0 win for 10-man Mali in the beach front town of Limbe first at 85th second and later at 89 minutes and 47 seconds when the game restarted.
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