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[Africa] CAF Introduces, Zonal Qualifiers, Eight Team Women Champions League Format

The Confederation of Africa Football, CAF has introduced the format for the inaugural CAF Women champions League expected to kick off next year.

According to the decision taken by the CAF Executive Committee, Each of CAF’s six zones will organize qualifications to determine the finalists for the eight (8) team tournament.

The distribution will be as follows: one team from each zone, one team from the host country and one additional team.

For the first edition, the zonal union of the host country will have two representatives.

However, for the following editions, the host country will have only one representative while the reigning champion’s Zone Union will qualify two teams.

• Competition format

The eight qualified teams will be drawn into two groups of four teams each in accordance with the regulations.

• The competition will be annual and will take place during the second semester.

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