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China withdraws as 2023 football Asian Cup host due to pandemic: AFC
Kuala Lumpur, May 14, 2022 (AFP) - China has withdrawn as the 2023 Asian Cup host due to the coronavirus, football officials said Saturday, as the country battles its worst outbreak since the early days of the pandemic.
The 24-team competition was due to be played across 10 Chinese cities in June and July next year.
But the Asian Football Confederation said it had been "officially informed by the (Chinese Football Associa ...

 

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