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Algeria drawn with Ivory coast for Africa Cup final

Algeria drawn with Ivory coast for Africa Cup final

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Algeria drawn with Ivory coast for Africa Cup final

The champions in action, Algeria, were drawn for the final of the Africa Cup of Nations the following January with Ivory Coast in a tough group, while Cameroon would begin the tournament against hosts Burkina Faso.

Algeria, who won the 2019 edition in Egypt, would not play the Ivorians in Group E until the last game when both countries could advance from the first round to Equatorial Guinea and Sierra Leone sub-Dogs losses.

Cameroon, which has only hosted the tournament after 50 years from the previous date, has a tough game against Burkina Faso in Yaounde in Group A on 9 January and will also face Ethiopia and Cape Verde, who have lost their lives in recent years. There are swampy sides. Competitions. 

Egypt and Nigeria are placed in Group D, while Ghana and Morocco will compete in Group C. With the top two teams in each group, as well as the top four fourth-placed, progressing to the playoffs, it is not expected that there will be an early defeat between fantasy teams.

“It looks like a balanced draw,” said great Cameroonian Samuel Ato’o. Comoros in Group C and the Gambia in Group F will compete in the final for the first time.

Two stadiums in Yaounde and newly built or refurbished venues in Bafousam, Douala, Garoua, and Limbe will be used in the tour, which has been postponed by a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It will end on 6 February next year.

Cameroon was supposed to host 2019 final but was stripped of its rights by the Confederation of African Football after inspectors found they were not ready. Egypt came in as the host at the last minute.

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