Chiefs' CAF kick-off further delayed

CAF Champions League

Kaizer Chiefs have communicated a further delay to their CAF Champions League preliminary round second leg fixture against PWD Bamenda.

Chiefs beat Bamenda 1-0 in the away leg last Sunday and were initially set to host the return leg encounter at FNB Stadium on Friday evening at 18h00.

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However, due to logistical challenges experienced by the Cameroonian outfit, CAF granted their request to have the fixture postponed by 24 hours.

The issues have again resulted in a further postponement as kick-off has now been shifted by another hour to 19h00 this evening.

"After careful consideration, the Match Commissioner has moved the match kick-off to 19h00 this evening," read a statement from Amakhosi.

"This is to allow PWD Bamenda to fulfill all the pre-match processes. In the spirit of Fair Play."

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Should the hosts eventually get over the line tonight they will advance to the Champions League first round, where they will meet Angolan outfit Primeiro de Augusto in a two-legged tie to qualify for the group stage.