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2021 Africa Cup of Nations pushed to 2022

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) announced on Tuesday the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations, as well as the 2020 African Nations Championship, will be postponed to 2022 as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

"The CAF Executive Committee is satisfied with the Cameroonian authorities for their commitment towards the hosting of the two competitions. Cameroon is ready to host either competition and are within schedule," CAF President Ahmad Ahmad said.

Both competitions were to be held in Cameroon and the African Cup of Nations was to take place from January 9 to February 6, 2021. The dates for the final tournament and remaining qualifying matches will be confirmed in due course.

Breaking the News / JR