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Tanzania Taifa Stars to set up training base in Cairo ahead of AFCON

Tanzania Taifa Stars to set up training base in Cairo ahead of AFCON

Tanzania Taifa Stars will camp in Cairo, Egypt, ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) finals.

This has been revealed by the Tanzania Football Federation (TFF) technical director, Ammy Ninje.

Taifa Stars will travel to Cairo early next month.

Ninje also disclosed that Taifa Stars head coach Emmanuel Amunike, will announce his squad for the 2019 Afcon later this month.

“If all goes well, Taifa Stars will leave for Egypt early June for residential camp ahead of the Afcon finals,” he said on All Africa.

The Taifa Stars will also take on Egypt’s Pharaohs, on June 13 at the Borg Al Arab Stadium in Cairo.

Ninje went on to disclose that Amunike will not reinforce his squad for the continental tournament.

Egypt will host the tournament between June 21 and July 19. 

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