July 13, 2024

CAF Lists Two Nigerian Referees For WAFU B U17 Cup of Nations Qualifiers.

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By Sedara Philip

Nigerian referees Salihu Basheer and Muhammad Yakubu have selected for WAFU Zone U17 Cup of Nations qualifiers


Salihu Basheer will be one of the centre referees while Muhammad Yakubu works on the lines at the competition which begins on May 15 and ends on May 28.


In all 14 officials will take charge of matches at the competitions as Zone B starts the qualification for the U17 Cup of Nations.


Seven teams including Ghana and Nigeria will be battling for a place at the Africa U17 Cup of Nations later this year.


Ghana have been drawn into Group A alongside Cote D’Ivoire and Benin while Nigeria are joined by Burkina Faso, Togo and Niger in Group B.


Golden Eaglets of Nigeria are the defending champions of WAFU B Zone



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