U20 AFCON: Nigeria battles Egypt, Senegal


Nigeria has been drawn against Host nation, Egypt, in the group stage of the Africa U20 Nations Cup.

Also drawn alongside Egypt and Nigeria in group A are Senegal and Mozambique.

In group B, Uganda, CAR, South Sudan and Congo will battle it out, while group C houses Gambia, Tunisia, Benin Rep. and Zambia.

The semi finalists of the tournament gain automatic qualification to the FIFA U20 World Cup which holds next year in Indonesia.

Kick off for the tournament is February 19 and it will be hosted in three Egyptian cities.

The raw ceremony held, Friday, in Cairo at CAF’s headquarters.


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