Cameroon/June 5, 2019/ Frank Ikpefan, Abuja /No Comment/152 views /Cameroon Cameroon cleared to play in AFCON – CameroonOnline.orgshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel Related Articles beIN SPORTS | Cameroon will play at the Africa Cup of Nations after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) dismissed the appeals from the Comoros Football Federation (FFC) over its participation. The FFC argued Cameroon should be excluded from the 2019 tournament after it was stripped of hosting rights. ALSO READ Moscow-backed land swap opens old wounds in volatile Caucasus - Journal du CamerounEgypt was made host of the finals in January after the Confederation of African Football (CAF) deemed Cameroon not fit to host an expanded 24-team format after delays in its preparations. However, CAS said FFC’s appeals are inadmissible as it has no “concrete sporting interest” in excluding Cameroon as doing so “would have no impact on the ranking of the FFC in its qualifying group for the 2019 [tournament] and that it was therefore mathematically impossible for it to qualify for this competition”. ALSO READ India has ended Iranian oil imports: envoy - Journal du CamerounCAS “also concluded that the FFC had no sufficient legal interest” in requesting Cameroon’s football federation (FECAFOOT) be suspended. Defending champion Cameroon finished second in Group B of AFCON qualifying to book its place in the tournament, where it is to scheduled to meet Guinea-Bissau, Ghana and Benin in the pool stages. Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:Cameroon share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleKebbi PDP senatorial candidate asks government to accept proposed state police | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World Newsnext articleCleric seeks better learning standard as KSCC celebrates children | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World NewsRelated Posts469 shares Cameroon/June 18, 2019 /No Comment Cameroon: Mandates of MPs, Councillors to be extended – Journal du Cameroun462 shares Cameroon/June 18, 2019 /No Comment Egypt’s former president Morsi buried in Cairo – Journal du CamerounFor media covering Mexico’s AMLO, access comes with attacks – Journal du CamerounCameroon: How Twitter Has Been Used in Cameroon’s Anglophone CrisisCameroon:Paul Biya decrees ‘day of mourning’ for soldiers killed in Boko Haram attackCameroon: SDF supporter hits back at Limbe chiefs over Fru Ndi ‘key’ saga – Journal du CamerounClose to 2,300 eSwatini boys circumcised in school campaign – Journal du CamerounWaves of Chinese tourists invade North Korea – Journal du CamerounJapan unveils moves to stop car crashes caused by elderly – Journal du Cameroun‘Avengers’ dominates MTV awards as Larsen honors stunt doubles – Journal du Cameroun Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.