Mr. George Amoako, the Chief Executive Officer for Kumasi Asante Kotoko has confirmed the changes made with respect to the kickoff in the match between his outfit and Nkana FC of Zambia. The duo face off in the second leg of in the CAF Confederations Cup 2018/19
The match was originally scheduled to take place on Sunday, March 3 at 13:00 GMT.
But Mr. Amoako revealed that after they wrote a letter to the Competitions Committee of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), the time has been changed to 16:00 GMT.
He explained that the original kickoff time is not favourable for football fans because of social and religious activities on the day, therefore the 4:00pm kickoff time is better.
“This will allow more football fans to come to the stadium”, Mr. Amoako said
Kotoko returned to Ghana on Monday after loosing 3-1 to Nkana in Kitwe and are looking forward to redeem themselves on Sunday.
They would also miss the services of their skipper Amos Frimpong as a result of accumulation of yellow cards.