Referee Abdul Ganiu Abdul Karim and Assistant 2 Paul Setsofia Kofi Deyegbe have been demoted to the lowest level for failing to interpret basic rules of the game.
After watching a video recording of the Division One League match between Accra City Stars and Accra Lions, the Match Review Panel decided that the referee and his assistant referee exhibited a high level of incompetence.
The Match Review Panel found that the Referee disallowed a good goal in the 2nd half and awarded a penalty for a fair challenge by the defender on the attacker in the penalty area of Accra Lions FC.
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Referee Edward Annan has also been banned for seven matches for awarding a bad penalty in the Division One League match between Star Madrid FC and Skyy FC.
The Committee has however exonerated Referee Emmanuel Baah after Nania FCâ€™s petition on the refereeâ€™s performance in their Division One League match against Amidaus Professionals.