Kotoko, Ashgold to represent Ghana in Africa next season

Published on: 30 June 2020

Kumasi Asante Kotoko and Obuasi Ashanti Gold will represent Ghana in CAF's inter-club competitions next season, footballghana.com can confirm. 

This is coming on the back of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) meeting today which resulted in the cancelation of the 2019/2020 football season as a result of the crisis presented by the Coronavirus (Covid-19) disease.

"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!", a GFA statement said today.

In an interview with Accra-based Angel FM this evening, Communications Director for the Ghana FA, Henry Asante Twum has shared that due to the inability to complete the season, the body will present Asante Kotoko and Ashgold to represent the country in the CAF Champions League and the Confederations Cup respectively.

The two Ghana Premier League clubs represented the West African country in Africa last season after winning the tier 1 and tier 2 of the Normalization Committee Special Competition.