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30.06.2020 Football News

CONFIRMED: Kotoko & Ashgold To Play In Africa Next Season

By Eric Nana Yaw Kwafo
CONFIRMED: Kotoko & Ashgold To Play In Africa Next Season
LISTEN JUN 30, 2020

Following the cancelation of the 2019/2020 football season, the Ghana Football Association (GFA) has confirmed that Asante Kotoko and Ashgold will represent the country in Africa next season.

The Ghanaian football season which started in December 2019 had to be suspended in March following the outbreak of the deadly Coronavirus (Covid-19) disease.

Having had deliberations with the government, health experts, as well as stakeholders of the sport, the Ghana FA today has decided that the season cannot be completed.

A statement from the country’s football governing body said: The Executive Council of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), has taken a decision to cancel the 2019/2020 football season following a marathon meeting on Tuesday, June 30, 2020, at the GFA Secretariat in Accra. Details soon!”.

Subsequently, Henry Asante Twum who is the communications director of the GFA has revealed that the body has agreed for Kotoko to play in the CAF Champions League next season.

In addition, Obuasi Ashanti Gold will also represent the West African country in the CAF Confederations Cup.

The teams will have the opportunity of playing in the CAF inter-club competitions for being the winners of the last competitive competition held by the GFA – the Normalization Committee Special Competition=.

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