The Azerbaijan top-flight 2019/20 season has been cancelled due to Covid-19, with the current top four teams representing the country in Europe next season.
As a result, Sierra Leone International John Kamara’s outfit Keshla FK will compete in next season’s UEFA Europa League after ending the halted season as the third-best team.
Kamara, since joining the club in January 2019 has played 33 matches in all competitions. The midfielder was named by Topaz Technical observers in week 18 Best XI of the regular season.
Qarabag was confirmed as champions of the season, and they’ll represent the country in the Champions League.
“Neftçi” and “Keshla” won silver and bronze medals respectively. The other team that will represent our country in the European Cups will be Sumgayit,” officials have said.
“The Professional Football League congratulates the award-winning teams and wishes success to all our clubs participating in the European Cups.”
Meanwhile, this seasons Europa League will resume from 10 August. The remaining last 16 games will be played on 5 and 6 August.
Uefa said: “A decision will be made in due course on whether these matches for which the first leg has already been played will be staged at the home team’s venue or in Germany.
“Inter Milan v Getafe and Sevilla v Roma, whose first leg was also postponed, will be played as a single leg at a venue to be confirmed.”
Gdansk, the original host for the final, will now stage next year’s climax.
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Slået op af Azerbaijan Professional Football League i Torsdag den 18. juni 2020
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