Information reaching ghdominancenews.com indicates that a die-hard fan of Tamale Real United (RTU), Mohammed Hafiz, popularly known as Double has been arrested by police over the recent attacks on match officials in Aliu Mahama Sports stadium.
“My understanding is that ‘Double’ has been picked up by the Ghana Police service for interrogation, following his involvement on the assault meted out to match officials during RTU’s 1-1 draw against Aduana”, Sagani TV’s sports journalist, Mugeez Bawa wrote on Facebook today, March 22.
The Premier League returnees hosted the two time Ghana Premier League on Sunday with the hope of returning to winning ways.
Baba Kushibi scored in the 32nd minute to open the scoring for RTU to lead at halftime.
However, courtesy of a strike from Eric Kwakwa in the 71st minute, Aduana Stars forced the match to end in a 1-1 draw at the end of the contest.
To the shock of people watching the game, some fans of RTU broke into the inner-perimeter of the stadium and attacked the match officials.
Referee Emmanuel Adu Quansah received some beatings as well as his other assistants Courage Kuedufia Jaspa Adenyo.
The barbaric fans accused the match officials of being unfair and thereby helping Aduana Stars to earn the draw.