Kaizer Chiefs remained in limbo on Wednesday evening after failing to secure visas to bolt to Morocco for his or her community stage Champions League conflict against Wydad Casablanca.
Chiefs are supposed to play the Moroccans on Saturday and were to bolt to North Africa on Wednesday night time to honour the crunch away fixture.
But after failing to catch visas and missing their flight on Wednesday which means‚ the Naturena club absorb changed their departure to Thursday in the hope that the topic will seemingly be resolved in the subsequent few hours.
“Due to the maintain up with the issuing of visas to Morocco and absence of verbal replace from the Moroccan football federation and authorities on the topic that involves Kaizer Chiefs travelling to the north African country‚ the club had no possibility however to circulation their bolt to [Thursday] pending the determination of the topic and co-operation from the entire linked parties‚” Chiefs said.
“Kaizer Chiefs can verify that the club has fulfilled the entire requirements wished for his or her bolt‚ including all Covid-19 protocols. After the entire planning and again waiting on the Moroccan embassy in Pretoria‚ the club has quiet now not been issued with visas required for entry into Morocco for his or her maiden CAF community stage match against Wydad Athletic.