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Confederation Cup: Enyimba Write CAF, Desire Rescheduling Of Al Ittihad Game

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Enyimba are two-time African champions. Credit: Enyimba FCEnyimba have confidence written to the Confederation of African Football (CAF) over the first leg of their Confederation Cup tie with Al Ittihad and desire the fixture moved. 

CAF had earlier scheduled the sport for this weekend but Enyimba stated they purchased the strategies late.

“Within the spirit of sportsmanship and for the integrity of the rivals, the membership has elected to settle for the choice,” the membership stated in an announcement on Friday.

“On the other hand, brooding concerning the brevity of time to the fixture, coupled with the recent travelling challenges across the continent, it’s fully not potential for us to arrange a day out to Libya inner 48 hours.

“Which ability that, we have confidence got written to CAF inquiring for a rescheduling of the date of the fixture to December 31 to permit us variety out our visas, flight bookings, resort reservations, and other logistics.”

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The membership stated they’ve furthermore written to the Libyan crew, according to CAF’s counsel, to snort them about their query and hope “to secure their cooperation in reaching an settlement for the original date for the fixture.”

Friday’s assertion from Enyimba has extra added to the controversies that have confidence greeted the crew’s game with Al-Ittihad.

Two weeks within the past, The Peoples Elephants had beaten their foes within the 2nd leg of the match. The remove in Aba was as soon as a sequel to the postponement of the first leg of the sport following controversies over COVID-19 protocols. Enyimba had been barred from entering Tunisia, Al-Ittihad’s adopted residence ground.


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