Government would ease the restriction on Ghana’s representatives in Africa, Kotoko and Ashantigold, in advance of the start of the competition, according to the important consultant on health at the presidency, Dr. Nsiah Asare.
Asante Kotoko and Ashantigold will constitute Ghana in the CAF Champions League and Confederation Cup respectively, following the cancellation of the 2019/20 season.
On Sunday, President Nana Akufo Addo declared the Black Maidens, the Black Princesses and the Black Starlets could be allowed to begin preparation onward of their assignments in September.
The choice has alerted to call for local football club training, however Dr. Nsiah insists the final results of the easing of restrictions on the national youth will function as a measure for Kotoko and Ashantigold to start preparations.
“The African club competition is a continental competition, how we deal with the national team situation now could be a basis for authorities in deciding the fate of Asante Kotoko and Ashantigold whether or not to permit them to train or not ,’ he said to Kumasi FM.
“When the time and the GFA,MOYS and NSA present a valid proposal, precautions and protocols on the safety mechanisms,we will allow them to play to bring happiness back to the fans.
“The health practitioner will look into the health risk and if its low,we can permit them. The nations our clubs will visit will influence our decision,some countries do not even oversee Covid-19 test.
“They will have undergo the same process the national teams are going through now.”