On Tournament’s Eve, A Lack of Hotel Rooms?
The 16-country Africa Cup of Nations is small potatoes compared with the FIFA World Cup, or the Olympic Games. But it’s capital “H” Huge in Africa. Morocco had been scheduled to host the 2015 tournament, but with rampant fears of Ebola, the kingdom ask to delay the event for a few months. That prompted the […]
New Champion to be Crowned at Equatorial Guinea 2015
Equatorial Guinea 2015 is shaping up as one of the most competitive Africa Cup of Nations football tournaments in recent years. The 16-team tournament, which kicks off January 17th, features nine former champions, but not the reigning titleholder, Nigeria, which failed to qualify. Longtime African football analyst David Legge, soccer writer for Agence France-Presse, says he […]