The Cameroon Football Association announced today, Wednesday, that the draw ceremony will be held Africa Cup of Nations “Cameroon 2021”, which will start in January 2022, will take place on August 17, after being postponed for a year due to the Corona pandemic crisis.
The Cameroon Federation revealed the date of the draw for the African Nations, which will be held on its territory, at the beginning of next year, through the text of the letter it sent to the Confederation of African Football (CAF), where the draw will be held on August 17, at seven oclock local time.
Reports had indicated that the tournament is expected to start on January 16, 2022, and continue until February 16.
It should be noted that the South African president of CAF, Patrice Motsebe, had announced that the “Kan” would be held in Cameroon and its location had not been changed, after rumors that it could be transferred to another country..
The draw for the African Nations was supposed to be held on June 25, but it was postponed because Cameroon was not ready.
Our national team succeeded in securing its seat in the African Nations for the 25th time in its history after leading the seventh group in the qualifiers, with 12 points, to join the teams of Guinea, Burkina Faso, Mali, Algeria, Tunisia, Cameroon, Senegal, Gambia, Comoros, and Equatorial Guinea. Zimbabwe, Gabon, Ghana, Sudan, Nigeria, Cote d’Ivoire, Morocco, Malawi, Mauritania, Ethiopia, Guinea-Bissau, Cape Verde, and finally Sierra Leone.
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