CAF announces plans for African Super League boasting $100m prize fund

CAF President Patrice Motsepe (Photo by AFP) (Photo by -/AFP via Getty Images)

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has announced plans for an African Super League with a prize fund of $100m (€96.8m) for the competing clubs.

CAF president Patrice Motsepe said the new competition, starting in August 2023 and featuring 24 as yet unnamed clubs from 16 countries, will be the “most fundamental intervention to improve the quality of football in Africa”.

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