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Egypt favourite to host 2019 AFCON

Egypt, the land of Pyramids is the likely host for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, CAF sources have hinted and by all indications the rest of the continent could be heading back to that football crazy nation next year.
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Egypt announces Nigeria friendly for March 26

Egypt announces Nigeria friendly for March 26

The Egypt Football Association has announced that the Pharaohs will play Nigeria in a friendly on March 26, 2019. The match will be played in Nigeria during the international break in March.Both nations have already qualified for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations finals but will play their final qualifying games ahead of the friendly […]
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2019 AFCON: CAF sets date to decide new hosts after stripping Cameroon of right

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The Confederation of African Football, CAF, executive committee has disclosed that they will hold a meeting on January 9 to choose new hosts for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, after stripping Cameroon of hosting right, CSN reports. Recall that CAF earlier this month stripped Cameroon of AFCON hosting right. The continental body stripped […]
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2019 AFCON: Confusion over next host nation

The Super Eagles have since qualified for next year’s Africa Cup of Nations tournament which was originally billed for Cameroon. Organisers of the tournament, the Confederation of African Football have since withdrawn the hosting rights from Cameroon after the country was adjudged not ready for the continental showpiece.
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2019 AFCON: CAF reveals country to host tournament after stripping Cameroon of right

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The Confederation of African Football, CAF, has asked South Africa to step in as hosts of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, after stripping Cameroon of hosting right. According to Kick-off, Danny Jordaan, the President of South African Football Association, SAFA, disclosed this at the association’s Annual General Meeting on Sunday. Recall that CAF […]
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NFF can’t pick players for me, Rohr insists

NFF can’t pick players for me, Rohr insists

Emma Jemegah Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr said he’s solely responsible for the invitation and selection of players for the national team. Speaking at an interactive session with sports editors in Lagos yesterday,Rohr said he had never been dictated to by the NFF technical committee on players to invite or used for matches. Although he […]
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What Rohr said about Mikel Obi making Nigeria’s 2019 AFCON squad

Nigeria head coach, Gernot Rohr has disclosed that the door is still open for midfielder, John Obi Mikel, to be included in Super Eagles squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, in Cameroon. Mikel Obi, who is the captain of Nigeria’s national team, has not featured for the country since the 2018 World […]
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