Kumasi Asante Kotoko SC have officially confirmed that seven key players and four officials of the team have been confirmed to have tested positive for COVID-19.
The authorities said that the report was received this morning ahead of their this afternoon’s clash with Al Hilal Omdurman.
The Porcupine Warriors lost the first leg in Ghana by a lone goal at the Accra Sports Stadium on Wednesday December 23.
The Porcupines must beat their opponents by a better score line to be able to make it to the group stages of the CAF Champions League.
The game will kick off at 1pm this afternoon and would be broadcast live on ccek.com.
Names of the players have been withheld by the Kotoko management ahead of their game which kicks off in less than an hour.