Kotoko, Hearts of Oak invited for CAF seminar on club licensing and professionalism

Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko will participate in the CAF

Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko will participate in the CAF

Ghanaian giants Asante Kotoko and Hearts of Oak have been invited by CAF for a seminar on club licensing and professionalism in football.

The two-day event will be held from 30-31 January in Cape Town, South Africa.

The seminar seeks to equip participants with the requisite knowledge and information about club licensing and the tenets of the fast-growing professionalism in football.

Topics to be discussed at the seminar, the first of its kind, include; Competitions and Club Licensing: Role of CAF, Federations, Leagues and Clubs.

Also to be discussed are TV Rights, Broadcasting and Production of matches in Africa and Marketing of Competitions and Sponsorship for clubs.

The seminar will be supervised by CAF President Issa Hayatou with support from members of the CAF Executive Committee and Danny Jordaan, President of South Africa Football Associations

A total of 37 clubs- including Al Ahly, Zamalek, Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates-drawn across the continent have been invited to take part in this historic event.

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