Connect with us


Commotion, As Referee Kills Player During A Football Match.




Southern Malawi Police has said on Friday that a Referee has been charged with murder after he was allegedly forced to kill a member of the opposing team.

Punch reports that The referee was officiating a football match between two local teams, Billiat FC and Chilengo FC, in the town of Thyolo on Wednesday, when Chilengo FC players refused to accept the referee’s decision to invalidate a goal, district police spokesman Benjamin Foster told dpa.

In the ensuing scuffle, the referee fled to a nearby house, which the players lit to smoke him out, according to Foster.

The Police report says that the players forced the referee who was hiding in a burning building to smack a Billiat FC player repeatedly with a stick.

Story continues below advertisement

Get New DJ Mixes

Foster stated that the Referee handed himself over to be charged for murder after the injured player died in the hospital.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *