Emmanuella Aglago gets Youth Olympics final role

Referee redGhana's Emmanuella Aglago has been selected as one of three African officials for the final of the 2014 Girls Youth Olympic tournament in China.

The 35-year old Aglago together with Bernadettar Kwimbira (Malawi) will assist Gladys Lengwe (Zambia) for the final in Nanjing between hosts China and Venezuela on Tuesday, 26 August.

The final will be the second game for the trio at the six-nation tournament after the Group A clash between Slovakia and Papua Guinea on 20 August 2014, which the former won 4-0.

The Ghanaian has previously officiated at the 2011 All Africa Games in Maputo, Mozambique, 2012 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in Azerbaijan and the 2012 African Women’s Championship in Equatorial Guinea.