Ntouba’s headbutt red card rescinded by Zifa

The Zimbabwe Football Association president Philip Chiyangwa has announced that the rescinding of the red card awarded to Dynamos forward Joel Ntouba Epoupa.

Ntouba Epoupa

Epoupa was sent off after HEADBUTTING Highlanders defender Peter Muduhwa on Sunday.

The Zimbabwe football Association Referees Committee has rescinded the 87th minute sending off of Christian Joel Eupopa Ntouba during a Castle Lager Premier Soccer league match between Dynamos and Highlanders at Rufaro Stadium on 10 September 2017.

Referees Committee Chairperson, Dr Phillip Chiyangwa announced the decision following extensive deliberations with members of the referees’ committee and several important football stakeholder.

No reason was given for the decision and no indication as to who the ‘important football stakeholders’ are.

Maybe Ntouba Epoupa has that immunity. Who knows. Chiyangwa handing out presidential pardons like he’s Trump.