World Cup Qualifiers: CAF Doctor Collapses, After Riot At Abiola Stadium


Dr. Joseph Kabungo, the doping specialist for the Confederation of African Football (CAF), has supposedly passed on in Abuja.

Whenever Ghana denied Nigeria the opportunity to contend in the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, Zambian clinical experts were professed to have fallen.

Notwithstanding, the specific explanation of Kabungo’s demise stays obscure at this day.

As per reports, the specialist passed on as a result of the rush that ejected after the Super Eagles’ match against the Black Stars completed at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium in Abuja.

As indicated by, Nigeria facilitated Ghana yesterday in a battle for a put in the 2022 World Cup on total.

The Super Eagles, then again, were crushed by the Ghanaian Black Stars after a 1-1 tie.

The goalless draw was a tremendous difficulty for the hosts, as FIFA guidelines assess away objectives for qualifying into the opposition in such conditions.

On the passing of Kabungo, nonetheless, a few media ascribed the specialist’s demise on allies’ intrusion of the MKO Abiola arena pitch after the match.

Osasu Obayiuwana, a British-Nigerian columnist, tweeted that the specialist’s passing had been checked after he was brought to the medical clinic.

Neither the Nigeria Football Federation nor the Confederation of African Football have recognized the specialist’s passing at this point.

It was discovered that Kabungo’s family, the Zambia FA and the Government of Zambia had been educated regarding the miserable turn of events.

Osasu tweeted, “Miserable news: I comprehend that an authority for the NGSuperEagles versus GhanaBlackstars match (not a ref or right hand official) kicked the bucket in Abuja today.

“He goes by Dr Joseph Kabungo from Zambia. He was on the job as Doping official. He fell out of nowhere and passed on. Reason for death not affirmed at this point. His family, the Zambia FA and the public authority of Zambia have been properly educated.

“Assuming the passing of #Zambian specialist Dr Joseph Kabungo at the Abuja arena was brought about by being gone after by the Nigerian fans who attacked the pitch, after the NGSuperEagles lost the FIFAWorldCup pass to @GhanaBlackstars, the nigeria football league would be in awful issue with @FIFAcom.”

A Ghanaian games writer, Collins Atta Poku, who was likewise at the scene of the match, affirmed that the specialist was pounded into the ground.

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