A Division One
Zone A tie between Congo
JMJ United and Mathare
Youth played at the Refinery grounds on Sunday 13 May 2012 failed to see
the full 90 minutes as it aborted midway through the second half.
The game that kicked off at 1500hrs was locked at 0-0 at the
half. Mathare Youth got a goal early in the second half but Congo rallied to
equalize through Timothy Otieno on 70 minutes.
Could have seen the
player sent off
Four minutes later, as reported from the ground, A Mathare
Youth player who was on a yellow made contact with a Congo player.
Centre referee Abdallah Rufai, seemingly going for a yellow
which could have seen the player sent off, was surrounded by Mathare Youth
It is after that occurrence that the game was called off.
Bottom of the 20-team
A decision on the game, as well as the true picture on the
events of the day will have to wait till the referee submits his match report
as well as the Match Commissar.
Till then, both team will remain in their current positions;
at 14th with 13 points and Mathare
Youth bottom of the 20-team standings with six points from 11 games.