CAF reject to Reschedule AFCON 2015
AFCON 2015 would not reschedule according to the Confederation of African Football (CAF). As the host country Morocco revealed concerns due to the deadly Ebola and asked CAF to reschedule the tournament. CAF refused and issued a deadline of 8th November to clarify their position in tournament.
At a meeting in Algiers at 2nd November Confederation of African Football (CAF) has decided not to postpone the dates of AFCON. The chance of rescheduling this tournament was that host country Morocco asked to extend the dates because of a deadly virus which is spreading in Africa mostly in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea. These countries are seriously affected by this deadly virus and many cases has found there.
CAF refuses the demand of AFCON reschedule and given a deadline to Morocco to clarify their position in this tournament till next Sunday 8th November and to use precautionary measures by World Health Organization (WHO) to avoid the virus of Ebola because no one in Morocco is affected by this virus so tournaments would be held on the same schedule January 17 to 8 February 2015.
If Morocco fails to clarify their position till 8th of November, they might be pulled out as a host from AFCON 2015 and likely Ghana will host AFCON 2015 as it is favored by CAF.
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