Berekum Chelsea have moved Sunday’s CAF Champions League Group B clash against Al Ahly from Accra to the Baba Yara Stadium, GHANASoccernet.com can exclusively reveal.
Last week, the debutants announced the Group B match will be played at the Accra Sports Stadium after CAF rejected their request to play in Berekum.
But they reversed that after a crucial management meeting on Monday afternoon.
Berekum Chelsea Chief Executive Obed Nketiah explained the reasons behind the change in venue on the club’s website.
“Management met to review the decision of playing at the Accra Sports Stadium and feel Kumasi will be best for our fans in the Brong Ahafo Region.
“We have realized that it will less expensive and easier for our fans to travel to Kumasi than Accra. ”
Chelsea need a win to revive revive their semi-final qualification hopes after a humiliating 4-1 defeat in Cairo to Al Ahly two weeks ago.