Cameroon request to replace striker with possible heart defect rejected

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - Africa Cup of Nations 2019 - Group F - Cameroon v Guinea-Bissau - Ismailia Stadium, Ismailia, Egypt - June 25, 2019 Cameroon's Joel Tagueu in the stands REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh/File Photo

CAIRO (Reuters) – Holders Cameroon have had their request to replace forward Joel Tagueu, ruled out of the Africa Cup of Nations because of a possible heart defect, rejected by the Confederation of African Football (CAF). However, coach Clarence Seedorf said they would look to appeal the decision, which CAF have not revealed themselves. “We […]

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