The winner of this season’s Betking Premier League (BPL) will be known by June 30, it was announced on Monday.
According to a press release from Football Kenya Federation (FKF), this is so as to beat the deadline set by CAF to submit the name of the team to represent the country the Champions League.
The tournament is reserved for league champions. FKF Chief Executive Officer Barry Otieno said in a statement: ”The federation is in receipt of communication from CAF directing that we submit Kenya’s representative for the inter-clubs competition latest by June 30,2021.
“In this regard, and in consideration that the Betking Premier League (BPL) calendar may not have been concluded before that date due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the federation’s league and competitions committee resolved that the country’s representative shall be the team that will be at the top of the table by June 30,2021.