Kayira, Kwimbira, Chicco dropped

The 1 Referees Committee has dropped FIFA referees Gift Chicco, Bernadette Kwimbira and Mercy Kayira on the official list of referees to officiate the second round of TNM super League and FDH Cup fixtures.

Gift Chicco and Bernadetta Kwimbira officiated the Blantyre derby which ended in fracas while Mercy Kayira was in charge of a game in Karonga.

dropped: Kwimbira

"The following Referees, Match Officials and Assessors have been appointed to officiate Super League 2020/2021 Second Round and FDH Bank Cup 2021 games with effect from 1st July, 2021," reads the statement.

This is according to a statement released by 1 referees committee and signed by Chairperson Patrick Kapanga.

The statement indicates that the list is effective 1 July.