Referee loses all his teeth after angry fans beat him mercilessly for poor officiating.
Match officials officiating a match at Wamanafo Park in Dormaa, Bono Region have been beaten by angry fans for poor officiating. The match was between Mighty Royals and Tano Bofoakwa in the Division 1 Ghanaian league.
The match ended in a goalless draw though Referee Naitre Suntuo Aziz receive the lion share over the beatings from the angry fans. According to video footage, the angry fans were saying they would beat the referee and the match officials to death.
After the match ended, the angry fans invaded the pitch and assaulted the match officials and the referee. Luckily, it took the intervention of the police and security officials to rescue these powerless match officials from the hands of the angry fans.
Here are the names of the match officials attacked:
Referee: Niatre Suntuo Aziz
Assistant Referee: Suleman Mohammed & Yakubu Abdul
4th Referee: Hasim Yakubu
Match Commissioner: Pius Kwarteng
Venue Media Officer: Thomas Opoku
GFA Chairman: Afriyie Akuffo King