According to Kmersport237, New Stars of Douala did not show up at the Stade Annex 1 stadium – Yaounde, to take on Colombe Sportive of Dja in their match day one fixture.
Footazimuts.com reported a day before that the encounter slatted on Saturday 6 was hardly going to take place because New Stars was still in Douala.
Scheduled to play on Saturday at the annex 1 Omnisports stadium in Yaounde, New stars Douala did not make the trip until Friday.
The players, the technical staff and the administration held a meeting until late night on Friday which the decision was taken not to make the trip to the Cameroonian capital.
Also during this meeting, the players and the technical staff went visited the cash desk for their salaries.
Sources close to the club, opined in their secret meeting that the club would have loved to play on Sunday, like most of the scheduled matches of the Elite One. They believe it was an unreasonable reason for them to play on Saturday, while others play on Sunday.
The stand of New Stars since the so called battle between FECAFOOT and the Professional League started. The club is still in a dilemma if they will take part in a league run by FECAFOOT. However, New Stars of Douala was present late last month and signed out money from FECAFOOT in preparation for the 2021 campaign.
The decision by FECAFOOT remains to be seen. It is clearly noted in the text that an absence by a team (body), without prior notice, will automatically mean three points for the other team.