Nigeria’s youngest FIFA badge referee, Adebimpe Quadri has been selected to take charge of the 2015/16 opening season star game between Kano Pillars and Rangers International of Enugu at the Sani Abacha Stadium.
Ouadri who is from the Lagos Referees Association will be assisted by Abel Baba a FIFA badge as (Asst. Referee 1) and Pwadukum (Asst. Referee 2).
Meanwhile, another young FIFA badge referee and the first to use the vanishing spray in the Nigeria Premier League, Ferdinand Udoh will officiate the north derby between El-Kanemi Warriors against Wikki Tourists.
The duo of Ihembe and Hulda will serve as Asst. Referee 1 and Asst. Referee respectively.
The NPFL 2015/16 week One Matches
Match Officials Appointments:
- Plateau United vs Niger Tornadoes:
Referee: Jelili Ogunmuyiwa (FIFA).
Asst. Referee 1: Orowole Tope (FIFA).
Asst. Referee 2: Tejiri. DT.
- Giwa FC vs Ifeanyi Ubah:
Referee: Fawole. O.
Asst. Referee 1: Usman Isa.
Asst. Referee 2: Muyiwa. A.
- Nasarawa United vs MFM FC:
Referee: Paul Umuago (FIFA).
Asst. Referee 1: Efozia. R.
Asst. Referee 2: Stanley. O.
- Rivers United vs Enyimba Int’l:
Referee: Hadiza. M.
Asst. Referee 1: Musa Davou.
Asst. Referee 2: F. Obile.
- Shooting Stars vs Lobi Stars:
Referee: Abdullahi. S.
Asst. Referee 1: Bethel. N
Asst. Referee 2: Iheanacho. C.
- Sunshine Stars vs Akwa United:
Referee: Sani Mohammed.
Asst. Referee 1: Kabir. S
Asst. Referee 2: Mimisen. I.
- Ikorodu United vs Abia Warriors:
Referee: Bashir. S.
Asst. Referee 1: idria Nuhu.
Asst. Referee 2: A. Sufiyanu.
- El-Kanemi Warriors vs Wikki Tourists:
Referee: Ferdinand Udoh (FIFA).
Asst. Referee 1: P. Ihembe.
Asst. Referee 2: Hulda. N.
- Heartland FC vs Warri Wolves:
Referee: Ibrahim. U.
Asst. Referee 1: Surakat. M
Asst. Referee 2: S.O Toyin.
- Kano Pillars vs Rangers Int’l:
Referee: Quadri Adebimpe (FIFA).
Asst. Referee 1: Abel Baba (FIFA).
Asst. Referee 2: S. Pwadukum.