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CAF indefinitely postpones 2011 U-20 Championship

Mar 4, 2011, 1:22 PM

The Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) announces the postponement of the Orange African Youth Championship 2011 which was scheduled for Libya from 18 March to 1 April, 2011.

Due to security concerns and the current unstable political situation in Libya, the competition has been postponed to a later date and within a location to be confirmed by CAF in the next few days.

CAF will inform all parties of the new confirmed dates of the event, which shall be held in the first half of this year.

The semi finalists will represent the continent at the FIFA U-20 World Cup slated for 29 July-20 August, 2011 in Colombia.