Friday , January 15 2021

Americas

NIKE Inc announces economic empowerment partnership with Black Girl Ventures!

Expanding the NIKE, Inc. Black Community Commitment to support organizations focused on social justice, education and economic opportunity for Black Americans, Nike announces a new partner focused on economic empowerment, Black Girl Ventures. The $500,000 investment from NIKE, Inc. will support Black Girl Ventures in its efforts to provide Black …

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CONCACAF confirms schedule for 2020 CONCACAF League semifinals & final!

CONCACAF has confirmed the schedule for the Semifinals and Final of the 2020 Scotiabank CONCACAF League (SCL). The two single-leg semifinal matches will be played Wednesday, January 20, 2021, followed by a single-leg Final on Wednesday, February 3. Quarterfinal action took place the first week of December. On Tuesday, December …

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2020 CONCACAF Champions League COVID-19 testing update!

All participating clubs in the centralized 2020 Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League (SCCL) matches are following strict health and safety protocols, including regular COVID-19 testing in CONCACAF’s controlled environment in Orlando, Florida. Ahead of the Final, the entire delegations of both clubs conducted COVID-19 testing and there are no new positive …

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CONCACAF’s Position on VAR & disciplinary matters in LAFC vs Club America 2020 CONCACAF Champions League semifinal!

CONCACAF has come out with an official statement on its Position on VAR and disciplinary matters in the LAFC vs Club America 2020 Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League semifinal. CONCACAF position on VAR CONCACAF made a decision in 2019 to roll out VAR into its competitions from 2021 onwards. Since 2019 …

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Tigres & Los Angeles FC to face-off in 2020 CONCACAF Champions League final on Dec 22!

CONCACAF has confirmed that the Final of the 2020 Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League will feature Tigres UANL (MEX) and Los Angeles FC (USA). The centralized single leg Final at Orlando’s Exploria Stadium is scheduled to kickoff at 10:00 pm EST, on Tuesday, December 22. In Saturday’s semifinal action, forward Andre-Pierre …

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2020 CONCACAF Champions League COVID-19 testing update!

All participating clubs in the centralized 2020 Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League (SCCL) matches have followed strict health and safety protocols prior to traveling to the event. These have included an extensive pre-travel COVID-19 testing regime which is now being followed-up with regular testing in CONCACAF’s controlled environment in Orlando, Florida. …

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