Eagles to play in Green Point

Posted: 18 September 2013 Time: 10:11 pm

First-time qualifiers Nigeria will play against hosts South Africa, Mali and Mozambique in Group A of the 2014 African Nations Championship.

Join us on Facebook and Twitter for more interaction.

At the Draw held in CAF’s headquarters in Cairo, Egypt on Wednesday, the Eagles were also drawn to play Mali’s other Eagles in the first match, with the games taking place at Green Point Stadium – one of the venues for the 2010 FIFA World Cup finals. South Africa play Mozambique in the tournament’s opening match, at the same venue.

Group B will see Zimbabwe, Uganda, Burkina Faso and Morocco do battle at the Athlone Stadium, also in Cape Town.

Ghana play Congo-Brazzaville in the opening match of Group C with Libya and Ethiopia also involved. All the matches will take place at the Free State Stadium in Bloemfontein.

New Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane will host Group D matches involving Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon, Burundi and Mauritania.

Related News

Terms of use:

The comments posted do not reflect the views of KickOff.com. Users are reminded that no misuse of this comment facility will be tolerated. Any abusive, racist, inflammatory, defamatory, discriminatory comments or hate speech will be deleted and the user banned.

If legally obliged we will hand over your information under the Protection of Information Act.

Please report abusive posts to editor@kickoff.com.