Doue to handle Kenya, Nigeria clash
06 May 2013, 19:06
Nairobi - Fifa have appointed Ivorian official Noumandiez Doue as referee for next month's 2014 Fifa World Cup qualifying match between Nigeria and Kenya in Nairobi, Kickoff Nigeria reports.
In a brief on the match transmitted to the Nigeria Football Federation, Fifa named Doue, who became an international referee in 2004, alongside his compatriot Songuifolo Yeo (Assistant Referee 1), Burundian Jean-Claude Birumushahu (Assistant Referee 2) and another Ivorian Denis Dembele are to take charge of the game scheduled for Wednesday, June 5 at the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani.
The same venue hosted the 2010 Fifa World Cup qualifier between both countries, when the Super Eagles needed a win and also needed Mozambique to hold Tunisia in Maputo same day, to qualify for the showpiece in South Africa.
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