FIFA boss Gianni Infantino will be in attendance at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations opening ceremony as the African soccer event gets underway tonight at the Cairo International stadium.
The opening ceremony will also be attended by football dignitaries including CAF AFCON ambassadors and ex footballers.
Gianni Infantino’s invitation to the opening ceremony was confirmed on Thursday by the chairman of the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) Hani Abo-Rida.
Egypt plays Zimbabwe in the competition’s opener in Group A this Friday.
Nji Nelson Chefor