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Ivory Coast Will Host the Africa Cup of Nations in 2023

The Confederation of African Football came to an agreement with Ivory Coast to make way for Cameroon to host the tournament in 2021.

Ivory Coast has agreed with the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to host the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations after resisting the appointment for 2 years, BBC Sport reports.

Despite Ivory Coast initially disputing this by filing a case to the Court of Arbitration for Sport, this realignment makes way for Cameroon to host the tournament in 2021 after being stripped of the opportunity to host this year's Nations Cup due to preparation delays.

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