Rabat- Less than 24 hours after it denied it intention to host the 2015 African Cup of Nations, Qatar said on Thursday that it stands ready to host the event in case the African Football Federation makes a formal request. In a statement carried by Qatar News Agency (QNA), Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmed Al-Thani, the President of Qatar Football Association (QFA), said that Qatar is ready to offer any help to host the African tournament.