The Confederation of African Football [CAF] has suspended the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifying game between Guinea and Morocco following the coup d’tat in Conakry on Sunday, September 05.

A statement from the continental football governing body on the situation reads:

The current political and security situation in Guinea is quite volatile and is being closely monitored by FIFA and CAF.

To ensure the safety and security of all players and to protect all match officials, FIFA and CAF have decided to postpone the FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifying match Guinea vs. Morocco, which had scheduled to be hosted in Conakry, Guinea, on Monday 6 September.

Rescheduling information will be made available at a later date.