Center Referee Rustum Gameli Senorgbe has been handed his fourth division one match this season, as he is billed to handle the Access bank DOL week 16 tie between Koforidua Semper FI versus Uncle T Utd at the Nii Adjei Kraku Sports Complex at Tema New Town on Sunday, February 19, 2023.
The efficient class one referee will now be officiating his 7th Division one match since his promotion to the Premier league in 2019 and the first he will center a match between the two sides.
He has officiated two Zone 3 matches; Tema Youth 0-0 Vision on week 8 and Attram De Visser 3-1 Liberty on week 14, with Kenpong FA 0-1 Skyy Fc in zone 2 on week 5.
The Marketer will be assisted on the lines by Wisdom Tefe and Divine Gbolomor with Jonah Atimasa Apeitbadan manning the fourth official post. Match Commissioner is Joseph Danquah.
Debutants Koforidua Semper FI, 2nd on the Zone 3 table with 29 points will be hoping to grab all points to continue their chase on leaders Heart of Lions, after a late goal secured a point for them at home against in their match day 15 against Golden Kick.
Uncle T will also look to avoid the drop as they lie 12th with 16 points, also after a 1-1 draw in their week 15 tie against Mighty Jets. Interestingly, both sides shared the spoils, 1-1 in their first meeting in the first round on 2nd October 2022.
Rustum, a broadcast journalist in Ho, has consistently officiated 12 matches, since his fourth official duties in the premier league match week 3 on September 4, 2022, where Joshua Samadji centered Accra Great Olympics’ 1-0 triumph over King Faisal. Three (3) Div one matches, 6 premier league matches and 2 Mtn Fa cup matches.
The #RusRefair tag which is to keep his focus and competence in matches, acknowledged by SWAG with an Award, should get him a FIFA badge in the not-too-distant future, to enable him share his experience so far to the rest of the World.
By: Davis Nii Attuquaye Clottey