Ivory Coast To Host 2023 AFCON Competition – The Confederation of African Football (Caf) has reported when the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations competition will happen while affirming that Ivory Coast has agreed to have the 2023 competition.
The new understanding of Ivory Coast permits Cameroon, who were deprived of the right to organize the current year’s occasion, to organised the 2021 version.
Ivory Coast had at first opposed the 2-year delay, going to the extent of documenting a case to the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
Anyway upon a crisis meeting with President Alassane Ouattara & Caf President Ahmad this week, an arrangement has been fixed.
Guinea, who had been nominated for 2023, will now host the 2025 competition.
CAF have likewise affirmed that the draw for the current years’ competiton to be organised by Egypt will occur on Friday 12 April inside a notable place ‘facing the Sphinx and the Pyramids’.
In its fresh 24-team design, the competition will run from June 21 to July 13 this year.
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