BY KUNLE SOLAJA.
Egypt is banking on its well known football tradition to back its bid for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations’ bid. The North African country is bidding for the hosting of the competition with South Africa as its sole challenger.
The CAF Executive Committee is meeting at the moment to decide which country will get the hosting right. Apart from the passion for the sport and the strength of its team which has won the competition a record seven times, Egypt also bank on its facilities.