Oct. 7 – Seven countries are bidding to replace Libya as host of African football’s 2017 showpiece.
May 9 – Unrest in Mali prompts neutral venue request from Algerian FA… Acting AFC president Zhang Jilong praises Indian League… talkSPORT expands into Asia… 2015 Asian Cup organisers downplay ticket sales concerns. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.
17/12/10 Tensions seem to be cooling between the FAs of Algeria and Egypt, one year after violent clashes between rival fans… New China coach eyes London 2012 qualification… CONCACAF Gold Cup visits new US cities… FOX and al-Jazeera secure UEFA Champions League rights deals. More inside… INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.
25/1/2010 FIFA president Sepp Blatter calls for wholesale reform of the Africa Cup of Nations and condemns Algeria’s infamous goalless draw.