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#Number12: RAG suspends match officials in Anas documentary

The Referees Association of Ghana (RAG) has suspended the 15 match officials captured on tape taking bribes in the Anas Aremeyaw Anas documentary dubbed “Number 12″.

The documentary aired at the Accra International Conference Centre on June 6 and 7 captured match officials and top Ghana Football Association top officials.

However, a statement signed and issued by the General Secretary of RAG, MrJoseph Ayita Mensah said:

“All referees and assistant referees who appeared in the Anas exposé should not be appointed for any football match.”

They further indicated that RAG is making efforts to secure a copy of the video from the Tiger Eye PI for study and also to enable them to take all the necessary actions against the named referees.

They also urged its member not to deal directly with any Football Club or Team official with regard to officiating any football match.

RAG further stated that any football club or team which needs the services of football referees should channel their request through the regional branches for its sanction.

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