Ebola: Lesotho Withdraws From AYC Qualifier Against Nigeria


super eanglesLesotho has withdrawn from this weekend’s final 2015 African Youth Championship against Nigeria for the fear of the outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease in the country.


The match was schedule to hold today Saturday 16th of August in Kaduna State Nigeria.


“We have contacted the Confederation of African Football and copied the Nigeria Football Federation that we will not be coming for this game,” Lesotho Football Federation

Official Limtho Mokhethi told AfricanFootball.com on Friday.


The Senegalese officials appointed for the game have already arrived Kaduna State, where the match will be played. CAF will now to decide on the overall winners of this final qualifier. The AYC will be hosted by Senegal from March 8, 2015.


Credit: http://Africanfootball.com/