Africa To Announce $100-Million Super League Plans Wednesday

 An African Super League is to be announced on Wednesday by Confederation of African Football president Patrice Motsepe
-A +A
0

Photos: YouTube

JOHANNESBURG, Aug 9 (Reuters) - An African Super League is to be announced on Wednesday by Confederation of African Football president Patrice Motsepe with the promise of $100-million in prize money for clubs across the continent.

The project has been in the pipeline since it was first suggested by FIFA president Gianni Infantino in early 2020 and met with almost none of the derision and outrage that followed a similar attempt in Europe last year.

Only the players' union in South Africa, in a statement this week, has criticized the plan, saying: "Professional football in South Africa and Africa could be at risk if the resolution to commence with the Super League is implemented and there may be no return from the wreckage that a Super League can become." Read more.


Also Check Out...

Black-owned micro home community called South Park Cottages in College Park, Georgia
African American Developers Making
Black men only account for 3% of physicians despite the efforts seen by medical schools, the government, and more.
AAMC: Black Male Representation In
 “unwanted comments” had been made by the Celtics head coach.
Udoka’s Suspension Suggests More
defendants targeted a Black victim for a brutal attack simply because of the color of his skin
Two White Oklahoma Men Plead
movement that reaches and engages young voters to help defend and protect their civil and voting rights.
Vote Your Voice: New Funding For
Meet Dianna King, a software engineer and...co-founder and CEO of Eat UNrestricted
Black Software Engineer Launches