Senegal, World Cup 2018 : who is Malang Diedhiou?

Malang Diedhiou. ©, Photo: RR

Casablanca, (ADV, with agencies) – At the 2018 World Cup in Russia, the senegalese Malang Diedhiou, who has already led three meetings. Among the referees likely to be passed for the semi-finals, the classification match or the final.

His presence on the list of referees selected for the last eight games of the World Cup is good news for Africa.

On the continent, the level of refereeing is regularly called into question, but the performances of the Senegalese Malang Diédhiou during the 2018 World Cup remind us that everything is not so negative.

Malan was born April 30, 1973 in Badiama, has led three matches in Russia: Serbia-Costa Rica (1-0, June 17), Uruguay-Russia (3-0, June 25) in the first round, and the spectacular Belgium -Japan (3-2, July 2) in the round of 16. Diédhiou, who is not considered a cardboard freak, warned seven players and expelled a Russian.

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