Tipp Captain not phased by taking on Limerick on home ground

Posted On Sep 16 2020 by

first_imgThe sides have met the last number of years in the Munster championship and both sets of players are familiar with each other.Sundays game at the Gaelic Grounds is sure to have a bumper crowd with tickets selling fast.Tipperary captain Brendan Maher believes playing Limerick in Limerick is just another challenge Tipperary have to overcome.last_img


CAF announce changes in U-20 & U-17 AFCON qualifiers

Posted On Aug 29 2020 by

first_img Source: Ghanaweb The Confederation of African Football (CAF) have announced changes to its qualifiers for the next edition of the U-20 and U-17 Africa Cup of Nations.During the continental football governing body’s Executive committee meeting which was held on Thursday, November 21, 2019, in Cairo, it was confirmed that the qualifiers of the next edition of the U-20 & U-17 Africa Cup of Nations will be played as a zonal final tournament by the 6 zones of CAF.Each zone will organize a final tournament that will qualify to CAF’s final tournament: AFCON U-17, Morocco 2021 and AFCON U-20, Mauritania 2021.The Zones are responsible for opening the engagements, the choice of the host country subject to CAF validation, and the format of the tournament.Two teams will qualify from each zone except for the zone of the host country of CAF final tournament (Morocco for the U-17 and Mauritania for the U-20) which will qualify only one team in addition to the team of the host country which is automatically qualified.Concerning the format of the final tournament, the Executive Committee decided to adopt the attached format.As for the dates of the qualifiers of the U-17 zonal final tournaments, they should be played from 15th June to end July 2020.The U-20 zonal final tournaments should be played from 1st October to 21st October 2020 or from 4th to 24th November 2020.last_img read more