AFCON 2019: Egypt names Cairo International stadium, 5 others as venues

AFCON 2019: Egypt names Cairo International stadium, 5 others as venues
February 21 02:18 2019 Print This Article

In readiness of their hosting of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, hosts, Egypt has named six stadiums to be used for this year’s African Cup of Nations.

With four months to the commencement of the 2019 African Cup of Nations, Egypt will use the Cairo International Stadium, a military venue on the outskirts of the capital, plus the controversial Port Said Stadium among the six venues across five cities for this year’s Africa Cup of Nations.

Confederation of African Football ( CAF) awarded Egypt the hosting right of the competition after stripping off the original host Cameroon the host right due to facilities, security and logistics reasons.

The stadia are situated across 5 cities in the country.

Egypt last hosted and win the competition in the year 2006

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