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CAF to release relief grant US$10.8 million


The South
Sudan Football Association (SSFA) will be among the 54 Member Associations (MA)
to immediately receive financial grant of US$200,000 from the Confederation of
African Football (CAF).

CAF under
the leadership Ahmad Ahmad announced on Thursday after an Emergency Committee

The African
Football body said that the grant will support the management of football at
the domestic levels hugely affected by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

CAF approved
a total of USD 10.8 Million that will be transferred to the 54 MA’s on the
continent as part of a relief plan to ease the financial burden on the African
football community during these unprecedented times.

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“Due to the
fast-spread of COVID-19, African MA’s have suspended all domestic competitions,
which has brought about huge financial burdens on their shoulders. CAF has thus
decided to wave the eligibility requirements to access the annual grants, so
all MA’s can benefit during this difficult period,” said CAF President Ahmad

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