Morocco will host the final of the 2020-2021 CAF Champions League on 17 July. This final will be played at the Mohammed V Sports Complex in Casablanca. This is one of the points retained at the end of its meeting in Kigali, Rwanda, on Saturday, the Executive Committee of the Confederation of African Football (CAF).
The Executive Committee chaired by CAF President Patrice Motsepe also decided to hold the 2020-2021 CAF Confederation Cup finals in Benin and the 2021 Women’s Champions League in Egypt. Morocco will host the Champions League in the 2020-2021 season. Finally, Mozambique will host the 2022 African Cup of Nations in Beach Soccer. The 2021 edition will take place from 23 to 29 May in Saly Portudal (Mbour), southwest of the Senegalese capital, Dakar.
Algeria will host the CHAN 2022 and the CAN U17 in 2023. On the other hand, the 2023 CAN U20 has been awarded to Egypt. Cameroon will host the Africa Cup of Nations for Seniors next January, with the 2023 and 2025 editions going to Côte d’Ivoire and Guinea-Conakry respectively. These choices were made during the reign of President Issa Hayatou before the Confederation of African Football (CAF), under the presidency of Ahmad Ahmad of Madagascar, decided to entrust Egypt with the hosting of the 2019 CAN, increased from 16 to 24 teams.
« The Executive Committee approved the decisions of the Emergency Committee regarding the postponement of the African qualifiers for the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar, which were to be played in June 2021. The qualifying matches will now be held during the international windows of September, October and November 2021, as well as March 2022, » CAF said.