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AFCON Trophy Reportedly Stolen From CAF Office


Egypt’s AFCON trophy has strangely disappeared. As indicated by reports, the Cup was taken from the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) home office in Cairo.

This was affirmed by Former EFA VP Ahmed Shobier in an announcement.

The Egyptian public group made enormous progress somewhere in the range of 2006 and 2010 when they lifted the AFCON title multiple times, accordingly bearing the chance to guarantee the drifting trophy forever.

Nonetheless, the flatware that was accomplished under the direction of unbelievable mentor Hassan Shehata has apparently been taken 10 years on.

They became acquainted with the cup was missing when the EFA at last chose to assemble a gallery at the central command where they can show all awards prevailed upon the years yet amazingly, the trophy was mysteriously gone.

“The EFA began searching for certain trophies as they mean to place them in an eminent gallery inside the EFA,” Shobier said.

“Notwithstanding, the EFA was amazed to find that the AFCON trophy was lost and chosen to open an examination.

“They were educated by a worker inside the affiliation that it was held by previous Egypt skipper Ahmed Hassan who disproved this case. No one realizes where is the trophy at the time being.”

As per Shobir, EFA representatives said that previous Egypt public group commander Ahmed Hassan kept the trophy with him.

Hassan denied the case, saying that he kept the trophy at home in the wake of winning the Africa Cup of Nations title in 2010 and gave the trophy back to the Egyptian Football Association in 2011.

Egypt were permitted to get a unique full-size imitation of the trophy in the wake of winning three Africa Cup of Nations titles in succession somewhere in the range of 2006 and 2010.

“The EFA board needed to place trophies and decorations in a historical center inside the EFA headquarter as the EFA commends its 100th commemoration however they were astounded when they found that the trophy was lost.” Ahmed Shobir said.

Hossam Hassan was the public group’s commander in 2006 and lifted the trophy before 80k fans at Cairo arena.

Ahmed Hassan was the public group’s commander in 2008 in Ghana and 2010 in Angola.

Trophy decimated in fire

Objective reports that Former Fifa Board Member and Pharaohs extraordinary Abdelghani later affirmed that the cup was one of a few things of flatware that had been lost in a fire related accident seven years back.


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