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Tag Archives: Africa

Additional Registration Period & calendar of the CAF Interclubs Season 2020/21!

Within the framework of the organization of CAF Interclubs competitions of the 2020/21 season, the additional player registration period has started and will end on the January 31, 2021. Article 7 of Chapter V of the regulations governing CAF Interclubs competitions which stipulate the following: “A National Association which has …

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CAF GS opens Safety & Security Workshop, highlights CHAN 2020 exceptional importance!

CAF Acting General Secretary Abdelmounaim Bah highlighted the importance of the upcoming Total African Nations Championship (CHAN), Cameroon 2020 as an important tournament in exceptional conditions. Bah addressed the CAF – CHAN Safety and Security Officers workshop in Yaoundé, stressing that this CHAN is coming amidst a global pandemic, which …

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Examination of candidatures for the CAF Presidency & Executive Committee!

The Governance Committee of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) met in Cairo on January 5/6, 2021, convened by its President Michel Kizito Brizoua-Bi, to carry out the eligibility checks of candidates for the positions of CAF President and members of CAF Executive Committee. Five candidatures officially stood for CAF Presidency …

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CAF COVID-19 Medical Officer – A new indispensable role!

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) now has sixty (60) COVID-19 medical officers, whose role is to enforce the International Match Protocol during FIFA / CAF competitions. Trained by the Development Department and the Medical Committee, CAF’s COVID-19 Medical Officer performs their work on match days and non-match days to …

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CAF Coaching Licenses: Why were 21 coaches sidelined?

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) wants to revolutionize the key aspects of continental football, by setting up a licensing system which aims to give a qualitative boost to the sector, particularly on the technical side, i.e., coaches. A total of 21 coaches, including Africans, Europeans, and Brazilians, have been …

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CAF ExCo proposes Issa Hayatou as Honorary President & approves several guidelines for good governance!

The CAF Executive Committee met today, Thursday, December 10 in Cairo. The committee approved major reforms aimed at better ways of combating corruption and bad governance, protecting the integrity of the game, as well as several measures in response to the health crisis linked to the Coronavirus. At the opening …

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