Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, 27 January 2015 – The CAF Executive Committee agreed to relocate Orange AFCON 2015 quarterfinal matches 26 and 27 respectively to Bata and Malabo. Initially, quarterfinal match nb.26 was scheduled in Ebebiyin on January 31st at 2000 LT, this match will now be played in Bata stadium the same day but with
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(ATR) The 2012 host will again after the tournament was stripped from Morocco.
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Contrary to recent false claims disseminated by a section of the media, to create the impression that the Confederation Africaine de Football (CAF) has granted Guinea the green-light to host matches at home; CAF wishes to affirm that the circular dated 12 August 2014 which stated that Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone cannot host matches