The Cameroon Football Association announced on its official website that the date of the Africa Cup of Nations 2021 was modified to be held between January 9 to February 6, 2021, but Kef did not announce the new date before the Executive Office meeting in late January, and the decision to approve came because of the rainy weather in Cameroon in June, and not The tournament has run counter to the FIFA Club World Cup 2021 in China, with the new system that will see the participation of 24 teams.
A high-level delegation from CAF led by Ahmed Ahmed, President of the African Football Confederation and a group of members of the Executive Bureau, and Ahmed Ito, Ahmed Ahmed’s advisor, with the Cameroonian Federation officials and the Prime Minister, held today, Wednesday, in the capital Yaounde, and it was decided to submit the tournament to be held in January 2021 instead of June .
And it was On the seventh day, the African Union decided to transfer the Nations Cup date to January Like the old system instead of June as it was before, Sidou Mbombo Nguia, President of the Cameroonian Football Association, revealed in a special statement to “the seventh day” earlier: “We continue preparing for the completion of all the works of the tournament, and we will be ready in the specified time. “
And on the news of the withdrawal of the championship again from Cameroon because of lack of preparedness, the President of the Cameroonian Federation said, “This is completely shame from the truth. We are committed to the specific schedule of the African Football Confederation and the follow-up committees, and are close to finishing all the work, especially as we have started preparing to host the last version and did not We agree. “