FIFA President, Infantino suggests new dates for 2025 AFCON schedule

FIFA President, Infantino suggests new dates for 2025 AFCON schedule: FIFA President Gianni Infantino has reportedly proposed a big modification to the timetable for the 2025 Africa Cup of Nations, which will be held in Morocco.

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The recently ended 2023 edition of the tournament in Ivory Coast was widely acclaimed.

It not only broke multiple on-field milestones, but it was also a commercial success, with the Confederation of African Football (CAF) certifying record global viewership.

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During the victors’ ceremony, Royal Moroccan Football Federation President Fouzi Lekjaa received the host country’s flag for the 35th edition, which is set to take place in Morocco in 2025.

On the sidelines, Lekjaa was observed speaking with Patrice Motsepe, the president of CAF, and FIFA President Infantino.

Infantino put forth two potential dates for the next AFCON, March 2025 or January 2026, according to Kooora. This occurred during this debate.

According to additional reports, Infantino is eager for a swift decision that permits schedule modifications for football games if needed and that discusses the next steps with other international partners.

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