CAF STATEMENT: Total Africa Cup of Nations 2019

CAF STATEMENT: Total Africa Cup of Nations 2019
15 December 2018 04:28

15th December 2018

Following the statement issued on 6 December 2018 concerning the process to agree on a new host country of the Total Africa Cup of Nations 2019 (AFCON), the Confédération Africaine de Football (CAF) today confirms that:

· Formal applications have been received from the Egyptian and South African football associations to host the AFCON 2019;

· The international consulting firm Roland Berger will now review the bids and seek additional materials and conduct inspection visits where required;

· A CAF Extraordinary Executive Committee Meeting will take place in Dakar, Senegal on 9th January 2019 to agree on the new AFCON 2019 Host Nation. An announcement will be made by CAF after that meeting.

CAF will make further statements when appropriate.