Entente Sportive Setif does not agree with the Algerian football federation. The club are contesting their position in the final standings of the season.
The FAF decided on Wednesday to definitively end the 201962020 season and to crown CR Belouizdad . Behind the champion, MC Alger. But it was the ESS which was second before the end of the league.
Except that Setif and MC Alger had the same number of points (37) but with a different number of games played. Setif played 22 games while the MCA, 21. Advantage for the latter.
It is on this basis that the FAF made its classification. But Setif does not hear it that way. Several members of the club’s Executive Committee resigned today to protest against the decision which deprives the club of the Champions League. It is “ regionalism and racism ”, they denounce.