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2015 Africa Cup of Nations in doubt

Postby nzfooty » Sun Nov 09, 2014 7:30 am

Morocco has refused to host January tournament amid Ebola fears, leaving organisers searching desperately for a new hos

Africa Cup of Nations in jeopardy

CAF can now either move the event to another country – although they have had no public expression of interest from nations they approached to be on standby as possible emergency hosts – or cancel it at great financial cost.

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Re: 2015 Africa Cup of Nations in doubt

Postby nzfooty » Thu Nov 13, 2014 7:41 am

Morocco disqualified from next year’s Africa Cup of Nations
• Country refused to host event over Ebola fears
• Tournament to go ahead in January and February

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Re: 2015 Africa Cup of Nations in doubt

Postby nzfooty » Sat Nov 15, 2014 7:57 am

Equatorial Guinea selected as new hosts for 2015 Africa Cup of Nations

Equatorial Guinea, oil-rich and Spanish-speaking, hosted the 2012 finals with their neighbour Gabon but will now take on the 16-team tournament alone, from 17 January to 8 February.

Equatorial Guinea were disqualified from the preliminaries in August after fielding an ineligible player.


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