Bawabat Al-Wasat reported exclusive sources as saying that the Tripoli derby between Al-Ittihad and Al-Ahly Tripoli as part of Week 8 of the Libyan Football League will have foreign referees from a European country.

Meanwhile, the Libyan Football Federation sent letters to five European states' Football Federations and was still awaiting response to prepare for the derby of the Libyan capital.

Libyan Football League will be played at night during Ramadan at stadiums in Misrata, Tripoli, Zuwara, Benghazi, Marj, Al-Baydaa and Benghazi.