Referee Sikazwe picked for Egypt 2019 AfCON
Written by Millennium on April 18, 2019
MUKWIMA CHILALA writes
ZAMBIAN top FIFA referee Jan Sikazwe has been selected among the 27 centre referees to offciate at the Egypt 2019 Africa Cup of Nations(AfCON) that runs from June 21 to July 19.
According to a list of referees released by CAF, Sikazwe will be the only Zambian at the tournament among other whistle men.
Twenty seven centre referees had been picked from across the continent with 29 assistants.
Sikazwe was also the only Zambian at the 2017 AfCON edition at which he saw himself officiating in a number of games.
The Kapiri-based referee had also been a regular feature at other top football events with the 2018 FIFA World Cup being his career high.