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The agreement was signed on 12 February by CAF President Ahmad Ahmad and Egypt’s Minister of Sports and Youth Ashraf Sobhi. It was later approved by Egypt’s Parliament, giving CAF immunities and privileges similar to those granted to international organisations and diplomatic missions.
In a statement, on Monday, CAF announced the final calendar for both semi-final matches, as well as the finals of both the Confederation Cup and Champions League.
Egypt’s former skipper Ahmed Hassan joins challenge to curb spread of virus
The move came after CAF announced two proposals to resume the two competitions, in light of the ongoing global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Al Ahly, Zamalek placed in same pot so they won’t meet in this stage
Group stage witnesses 102 goals in 48 games
Cairo to host CAF Awards ceremony, and Pharaohs get ready for 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo
Current football infrastructure enables Egypt to host FIFA World Cup, says Abdulla
AFCON’s 2019 opening ceremony dazzled people…Organising committee succeeds in difficult test
Company to study possibility of sponsoring Egyptian Football Association or any local football club
Mansour was fined $40,000 for insulting CAF president
Moving CAF headquarters from Egypt is ‘absurd rumour’, says Ahmad
CAF Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) is one of the largest continental competitions awaited by football fans from the moment its last match ends to the moment the new championship starts. AFCON is organised by the CAF every two years to determine the continent’s champion. It is ranked third in the world after the FIFA …
To traditional music, Africa celebrated the 2018 Confederation of African Football (CAF) awards at the Abdou Diouf International Conference Centre in the Senegalese capital of Dakar amidst a large presence of African football stars who previously won these awards and put smiles on their fans’ faces. Nigeria beat the likes of Cameroon, Ghana, Mali, and …
12 teams have qualified so far to 2019 AFCON
The CAF’s decision concerning Al Ahly’s spectators shall be suspended until the end of 2018 season unless Al Ahly was found guilty of a similar offence during this period.
I hope to see national team in World Cup’s Round of 16, says Abo Rida
Mohamed Salah competes for best African player of year, says CAF
Al-Ahly has filed an official complaint with the African Football Confederation (CAF) against the referee, Bakary Gassama, who ran the African Champions League final in Casablanca yesterday between Al Ahly and Wydad Athletic Club. Head of Al Ahly, Mahmoud Taher, said that there were several reasons behind the complaint, including what he described ad serious …
The win granted Egypt the last vacant seat in FIFA’s ruling council
CAF practices negatively impacted the market and the football fans, says ECA head
The COMESA Competition Commission opened an investigation into the claims of monopoly practices allegedly carried out by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) with regards to the marketing of broadcast rights and the sponsorship of CAF tournaments. The commission found that the CAF entered into an agreement with Lagardère Sports on 12 June 2015 for …
The Egyptian Competition Authority (ECA) decided Tuesday to refer the president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Issa Hayatou, to the general prosecution after it claimed to have proven that Hayatou violated the Protection of Competition Act. The authority has claimed in a statement that Hayato had abused his position in regards to the …
Egypt’s victory over Zimbabwe is a historic first
An Egyptian businessman with close ties to general-turned-president Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi has submitted a bid for the broadcasting rights of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) in a move that is widely seen as an effort to polish the image of Egypt, tarnished by massive abuse of human rights, failing economic policies, and a military …
Al-Ahly, the champion of the first group, will play against South Africa’s Orlando Pirates, ranked second in the second group.
Zamalek has achieved its second victory in a row in the group rounds in the CAF Confederation Cup. Their victory was achieved over the South African team, Orlando Pirates, and was played in South Africa. Recording a 2-1 score over the South African team, Zamalek topped its second group in the championship with six points, …
By James M. Dorsey Morocco’s refusal to host next month’s 2014 African Cup of Nations football tournament out of fear that it could import the Ebola virus from West Africa spotlights complex relations between the continent’s Arab and sub-Saharan nations as well as the non-transparent inner workings of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), a …
Alexandria’s Smouha mourns after league loss; miss out on cup title, beaten by Cairo giant Al-Zamalek in final
Al-Ahly go top of their CAF Confederation Cup mini league after a 2-0 win over Nkana in Cairo