AFCON Competition Moved From January-Feb To June-July

An24- In order to avoid causing disputes with European clubs who have to release their players in mid-season, January/February, the African Cup of all Nations (AFCON) has shifted the date of the tournament from the usual January date to June/July and this will start from 2019. The changes were effected by the CAF executive committee…

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CAF Increases Number Of Teams In AFCON To 24

The Confederation of African Football has increased the number of countries for the African Cup of Nations to 24 starting from 2019. Decision to increase the number was taken during the meeting of the African football ruling body on Thursday in Rabat, Morocco. Apart from the increase in the number to 24, the Executive Committee…

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Fatal Team Bus Crash In Ghana

Accra- The British manager of Ghana Premier League side Asante Kotoko and one of his players were hospitalised after a bus crash that killed a member of their back-room staff, the club said on Thursday. The crash happened when the team bus rammed into a stationary truck at Nkawkaw, some 150 kilometres (95 miles) by…

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