Joseph Wellington Referee's Chief slams ref. Dally Gagba after Hearts-Kotoko game

Dally Gagba has been in the news for the wrong reason after he awarded a controversial penalty against Hearts of Oak in their 1-1 draw with Kotoko.

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Retired FIFA Referee Joseph Wellington has criticized referee Dally Gagba for not being at his best when he officiated the Asante Kotoko 1-1 draw against Hearts of Oak on Sunday.

The Bolga-based made several mistakes during the game including a contentious penalty awarded in favour of the Porcupine Warriors in their one all draw.

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 FIFA Referee Joseph Wellington, who is the vice chairman of the Appointment Committee of the Ghana Football says Gagba had a bad day in office.

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“Referee Gagba wasn’t in his best shape after the first three minutes and his demeanour throughout the game was not on point. I have known him for a long time and per his performances in the season, I think he struggled in the match,” Wellington told Happy FM.

 “With the penalty call, I didn’t see it clearly and I didn’t have the benefit of replay but we’ll review his performance before coming out with a decision.”

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