Victor Gomes among African match officials appointed for FIFA U-17 World Cup Brazil 2019 – women also included on the panel

With just over a month before the start of the FIFA U-17 World Cup Brazil 2019 kicks off, the FIFA Referees Committee has appointed 20 trios of match officials, five Support Referees and 17 Video Assistant Referees (VARs), representing all six confederations.

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) will be represented by 10 match officials � three referees, six assistant referees and one support referee.

Victor Gomes will fly the South African flag high as the only match match official from this country.

Others from the continent are from Lesotho, Egypt, Morocco, Kenya, Madagascar, Libya, Sudan, and Kenya.

Source: South Africa Football Association