Referee Joshua Bondo has reportedly tested positive for COVID-19.
The referee was appointed by the Confederations of African Football (CAF) to officiate the Morocco Vs Ghana game at the ongoing AFCON 2021.
Reports emanating from Cameroon suggests the Botswana referee has tested positive thus ruled out of the game.
He was supposed to assisted by Khalil Hassani from Tunisia (Assstant I), Souru Phatsoane from Lesotho (Assistant Referee II) and Beida Dahane from Mauritania (Fourth Official).
CAF will now have to make arrangement for a new center referee.
The Group C game between two African power house, Ghana and Morocco kicks off at 16:00 GMT