The Gambian referee Bakary Gassama, the official for the second leg of the double confrontation between Senegal and Egypt, got away with it after a very turbulent end to the match.
Algeria experienced a cruel elimination. The Fennecs lost to Cameroon in the dying moments (2-1 ap). The Algerian fans also want the match to be replayed. They claim refereeing errors on the part of the Gambian Bakary Gassama.
The latter also came close to disaster. According to Transfer window which takes over the Compétition site, Bakary Gassama was the target of Fennecs supporters at Houari-Boumédiène airport in Algiers. When he was supposed to catch a flight, a crowd of supporters attacked him. Security prevented the disaster.
The referee of the Algeria-Cameroon match came close to drama https://t.co/8o50mueZLd
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