CAIRO -- The Confederation of African Football said Egypt is among four candidates to host the 2017 African Nations Cup.
CAF says Algeria, Gabon and Ghana are also being considered, while bids from Kenya, Sudan and Zimbabwe were ruled out for not meeting "set criteria."
The African football body is looking for a replacement host for Libya, which withdrew over security and organisational concerns. CAF will decide on the new host next year.
Egyptian sport has struggled since the overthrow of longtime...
Mohamed Salah's lack of game time with Chelsea means he is not fit enough to inspire the Egypt national team, according to Pharaohs coach Shawky Gharib.
Salah, 22, signed for the Stamford Bridge side from FC Basel last January for 11 million pounds, scoring two goals in 11 Premier League games last term.
But the winger has yet to feature for Chelsea in the new domestic season -- and Gharib...