Referee Patience Madu Leaves for Tokyo Olympic Games

Nigeria’s FIFA Woman Referee Patience Ndidi Madu left Lagos on Tuesday night 13 July 2021 on the Lufthansa flight through Frankfurt on the second segment of her journey to Tokyo Japan for the Olympic Games slated from next week July to August 2021.

She had earlier been flown yesterday’s evening from Enugu to Lagos by the Air Peace airline to connect this flight to Tokyo to join her colleagues from other confederations for the Games which includes two sets of Women referees as well as two for the Men referees plus two Men for the VAR to represent CAF at the Games tournament.

Referee Patience Ndidi Madu had prior to her departure to the Olympics passed two COVID-19 tests organised by FIFA designated Medical Centre in Port Harcourt and had also passed in all the pre-Olympic Games physical fitness tests conducted on Wednesday 09 June 2021 by the Nigeria Football Federation in Abuja on behalf of FIFA.