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🇹🇬 Togo cancels league, name champions
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🇹🇬 Togo cancels league, name champions

The Togolese Football Federation has announced the end to the 2019-20 season, with football having been suspended over the last two months.

In a statement, the federation said that they decided to end the season after holding consultations with government authorities over the last few weeks.

“The FTF Executive Committee, after listening to the report from the consultations undertaken by the president, acknowledges the impossibility of organizing matches and resuming all the championships which had been suspended since March 17, 2020,” the Federation said.

Consequently, ASKO has been named champions of the first division as they led the standings with 39 points, six ahead of second-placed Unisport when football was halted with 20 rounds of matches played.

There were six matchdays remaining before the season ended.

ASKO, will now represent the country in the Total CAF Champions League. At the same time, second-placed Unisport will play in the CAF Confederation Cup for the 2020-21 season.

There will no relegation this season however leading teams in each of the two zones of the second division have been promoted to the Premier League. The top division will be expanded to accommodate 16 teams.

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