CAF confirm referees in charge of AFCON 2023 final fixture, Nigeria vs Ivory Coast
Here are the referees that will be in charge of the AFCON 2023 final match Nigeria vs Ivory Coast scheduled to be played today, Sunday, February 11, 2024.
The eagerly anticipated AFCON 2023 final match between Nigeria and Ivory Coast is scheduled to take place today, on Sunday, February 11, 2024. As the countdown to the game continues, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) has announced the names of the referees who will be in charge of the match.
The referee selected to officiate the game is Dahane Beida, hailing from Mauritania.
Assisting Beida will be Jerson Emiliano Dos Santos, from Angola, who will be the first assistant referee for the match.
Diana Chikotesha, the second assistant referee for the game, is also a well-respected figure in African football. Chikotesha, who hails from Zambia, has been appointed to help the referee and first assistant referee in making key decisions during the game.
Finally, the fourth official for the match will be Bouchra Karboubi, from Morocco.
Overall, the team of referees appointed for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations final are expected to perform their duties with the highest level of professionalism, integrity, and fairness, ensuring that the game is played within the spirit of the sport as they have all done and received commendations for since the start of the tournament.