The upcoming 2023 TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations qualifier between Madagascar and Ghana will be officiated by referee Patrice Milazar from Mauritius, as announced by the Confederation of African Football (CAF).
Milazar, a 37-year-old FIFA referee, will be supported by fellow countrymen Ram Babajee as Assistant I, Jean Marc Jeff Pithia as Assistant II, and Ahmad Imtehaz Heeralall as the Fourth Official.
Sinon Philip Georges from Seychelles will serve as the Match Commissioner, while Rwanda’s Hudu Munyemana will act as the Referee Assessor. Helly Zafinimanga from Madagascar will be responsible for coordinating the Pre-match Ceremony.
The match is scheduled to take place at Stade Kianja Barea in Antananarivo on Sunday, June 18, 2023, at 17:00 local time.
Currently, Ghana holds the top position in Group E with 8 points after securing two victories against Madagascar and Angola, and earning two draws against the Central African Republic and Angola in the previous four qualifiers.
Ghana will face Madagascar in June, followed by a match against the Central African Republic in September to conclude the qualification stage.