FUFA Referees standing Committee (FRSC) has suspended one of the assistant referees Ngobi Balikoowa Musa who handled the Azam Uganda Premier League match no.86 between SC Villa Jogoo Vs Express FC on 29th October 2016 at Mandela National Stadium – Namboole.
The suspension takes immediate effect and for the rest of the 2016/17 season.
On 31st October, 2016 the FRSC met and took a decision to suspend Balikoowa who officiated the above mentioned match.
The other officials of the mentioned match will not be affected by this decision.
The decision was taken after reviewing the Referees Assessors report and the video clip indicating that the decision taken by the second assistant referee Balikoowa in the 84th minute led to disallowing a would have been a valid third goal to visiting team (Express FC).
FUFA through the FRSC will continue assessing matches at all competitions levels with a focused intention of developing and monitoring performance of match officials.