‘Bitterly disappointing’ – Twitter reacts as Caf strip Cameroon of 2019 Afcon hosting rights

The Central African nation will no longer host the biennial event after a decision was reached in Caf General’s Assembly on Friday

Mixed reactions have greeted Caf’s decision to strip Cameroon of the hosting right of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nation.

The decision was taken on Friday following Caf Executive Committee meeting in Accra, Ghana.

Security and failure in infrastructural upgrades needed for a 24-team championship were some of the reasons given by the continental body.

Goal selects some of the best tweets on how football fans reacted to the news.

Next article:
Meet Mason Greenwood: The latest Man Utd academy star making a name for himself
Next article:
Van Dijk determined to win Champions League: It's a great time to be a Liverpool player!
Next article:
Kante reacts to Chelsea fans' alleged racist abuse of Sterling
Next article:
Raheem Sterling racism: How fan hostility, not cowardice, can help fight abuse in UK
Next article:
Berbatov talks up Man Utd January move for Maguire