Ghana Premier League giants Asante Kotoko will be getting a sum of $62,500 from Confederation of African Football (CAF) for reaching the first round of the CAF Champions League.
CAF has decided to give all the clubs that were eliminated in the first round of the CAF Champions League and the CAF Confederation Cup respectively the aforesaid amount.
This amount is from the FIFA Forward Relief Fund given to the various Confederations to help clubs mitigate the financial difficulties of the clubs during the Coronavirus pandemic.
Asante Kotoko exited from the CAF Champions League after losing to Al Hilal Club of Sudan in the first round.
The Porcupines dropped to the Confederation Cup but unfortunately got eliminated in the play-off round losing to Algerian giants ES Sétif.