CAF moves Rivers United, Bloemfontein Celtics match to Porto Novo | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

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The Confederation Cup rescheduled return leg fixture between Rivers United FC and Bloemfontein Celtics FC of South Africa will now hold at Stade de I' Amitie in Benin Republic.
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) disclosed yesterday that the fixture is slated for the weekend of January 22 to 24 by CAF.The second leg, which was initially billed for January 6 in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, was postponed owing to the fact that Celtics management could not accept the COVID-19 guidelines stipulated by NCDC of quarantining for seven days in Nigeria before the encounter.

An NFF official, who spoke with The Guardian yesterday, said that Rivers United picked Porto Novo, Benin Republic for the return leg against Bloemfontein since their South…
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