South Sudan annuls season due to COVID-19


South Sudan has become the latest CAF Member Association to call an end to its season due to the COVID-19 pandemic that has currently caused a stoppage to sports events all over the world.

An emergency committee meeting that was also attended by the South Sudan Football Association (SSFA) Board of Directors and chaired by president Francis Amin arrived at the decision after wide consultations. The decision was taken based on Article 81 of the SSFA Statutes.

According to the SSFA, there will be no promotion or relegation across all leagues, and has confirmed Alrabita Juba FC as representatives for next season's CAF Confederation Cup having won the South Sudanese Cup tournament.

Meanwhile, dates for the new season once the Ministry of Health advises it is safe to return to football activities.