Postponement of All African Football until further notice
In light of growing concerns and evolving nature on COVID-19 amidst lockdown in most countries, the CAF Emergency Committee has decided to postpone the following matches until further notice:
– Total CAF Champions League and Total CAF Confederation Cup Semifinal matches: Both legs scheduled for 1-3 May & 8-10 May 2020
– FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Qualifiers: Initially scheduled for 1-3 May and 15-17 May 2020
A new schedule will be announced in due time.
Meanwhile, CAF is monitoring the situation closely and working with the relevant authorities such as the Wealth Health Organization (WHO) on the impact of the virus on the continent.
COVID 19 UPDATE:
More than 100,000 people worldwide have died as a result of the novel coronavirus.
The majority of these deaths have occurred in Italy, France, Spain and the United States, according to Johns Hopkins University, which maintains a real-time worldwide case count.
One of the hardest-hit zones includes New York City, which now has the most confirmed cases than any other country and a death toll of more than 7,000 people.