FIFA names match officials for Cranes games against Botswana and Algeria

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The Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA) has named the match officials that will handle Uganda Cranes forthcoming 2026 World Cup Qualifier matches.

Uganda will host Botswana and Algeria on 7th and 10th June 2024 respectively at the newly refurbished Mandela National Stadium in Namboole.

Uganda is in Group G alongside Algeria, Botswana, Guinea, Somalia and Mozambique.

They opened their qualification campaign with a 2-1 defeat to Guinea before overcoming Somalia 1-0 in their second game.

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Kpan Clement Franklin from Ivory Coast will be in charge of the contest between Uganda and Botswana and will be assisted by Adiouman Koabenan Prosper and Etien Eba Medard Wenceslas.

Vlei Patrick Tanguy is the fourth official while Hailu Tesfaneshi is the referee assessor.

The game between Uganda and Algeria will be officiated by officials from Benin led by center referee Ligali Adissa Abdul Raphou.

Kouton Gbemassiandan and Hontonnou Lucien Todegnon are the first and second assistants.

Match officials  for Uganda Cranes games against Botswana and Algeria respectively;

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Matchday Three
Uganda vs Botswana
Kickoff: 7PM EAT

Centre Referee – Kpan Clement Franklin

Assistant Referee 1 – Adiouman Koabenan Prosper

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Assistant Referee 2 – Etien Eba Medard Wenceslas

Fourth Official – Vlei Patrick Tanguy

Referee Assessor – Hailu Tesfanesh

Match Commisioner – Too Solomon Kaptingei

Matchday Four
Uganda vs Algeria – 10th June 2024
Kickoff: 7PM EAT

Centre Referee – Ligali Adissa Abdul Raphou

Assistant Referee 1- Kouton Gbemassiandan

Assistant Referee 2 – Hontonnou Lucien Todegnon

Fourth Official- Ahomlanto Dedjinnanchi Tanislas

Referee Assessor – Sanusie Rashid

Match Commissioner – Oliele Francis

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