AFCON U-23: Nigeria draw Zambia, Cote D’ Ivorie, South Africa



Total AFCON U-23 defending champions, Nigeria’s Olympic Eagles have handed a tricky fixture after been drawn against Zambia, Cote D’ Ivorie and South Africa in Group B for the championship in Egypt.

The draw took place on Wednesday evening at Haramlek Palace in Alexandria.

Host, Egypt have been handed Group A alongside Ghana, Mali and Cameroon.

The tournament which kicks off on November 8th to 22th will serve as qualification for the Tokoyo 2020 Olympic Games mens football event.

The top three (3) teams from the tournament will pick automatic Olympic ticket while the fourth team will face an Asian team in the playoff.


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