By Emmanuel AKPAN
The Confederation of African Soccer (CAF) has confirmed that Godswill Akpabio Worldwide Stadium, Uyo will host the 2022 CAF Confederation Cup closing scheduled for Friday, Could 20, 2022.
This was disclosed by the Senior Particular Assistant on Sports activities to Akwa Ibom State Governor, Elder Paul Bassey on Monday.
Paul Bassey hinted that FIFA Pitch Marketing consultant, Mr. Jorge Manuel Palmacuder had arrived Uyo yesterday to superintendent over the perfection of the pitch and coaching floor of the Godswill Akpabio Worldwide stadium also called Nest of Champions.
The SSA on Sports activities who doubles because the Chairman of Akwa United FC, mentioned with the event, the stadium can be closed to all actions until after the match subsequent week.
Bassey, additional mentioned a gathering can be held right now between the FIFA Pitch Marketing consultant and Akwa Ibom State Soccer Affiliation (FA), Stadium Supervisor, Julius Berger in addition to Ministry employees to tremendous tune actions inside the stadium.
It may very well be recall that CAF officers had visited the stadium lately to examine the state of the sporting amenities.
Apart the stadium, the CAF delegation had additionally inspected the Victor Attah Worldwide Airport, Ibom Icon Lodge and Golf Resort and Ibom Specialist Hospital amongst others consistent with CAF customary for host metropolis.
Orlando Pirates of South Africa, TP Mazembe of Congo DR, RSB Berkane and Al Ahly Tripoly are within the semi finals to determine the Uyo sure finalists.