Kotoko skip preliminary qualifier

14 years ago

Confederations Cup participants, Kumasi Asante Kotoko have skipped the preliminary round of qualifiers after drawing a bye.

The draws for the competition were handed out today by sport body, the Confederation of African Football.

The Porcupine Warriors, Ghana's sole club in the competition, will play Wikki Tourist of Nigeria in the 1/16th round on the weekend of March 21 to 23, 2008.

Kotoko play the first leg against their Nigerian opponents away in Buachi while the return game comes off at the Baba Yara Stadium on the weekend of April 4 to 6.

The three clubs are representing the nation in next year's continental club championships.