The CAF Confederations Cup game involving Hearts and JS Saoura is set to be honored behind closed-doors.

The Algerian Club had earlier requested of the Confederations of African Football(CAF) to allow them admit fans for the crucial reverse fixture against Hearts,

CAF has however ordered for the game to be played behind closed doors due to the COVID-19 pandemic situation in Algeria.

According to reports, any person supposed to be inside the inner perimeter will need to have a COVID-19 pass kit before they will be allowed. Thus security guards, photographers, Health officials will be checked before the game. Also, few Sports journalists will be allowed to enter the Stadium.

Hearts hold a 2-goal advantage ahead of the return leg in Algeria.


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