AFCON 2015 Qualifier: Nigeria to play Rwanda in September

Nigeria,  Rwanda, Sudan and South Africa are in group A.

The Super Eagles will in September play Rwanda in the first qualifying match for the 2015 African Cup of Nations, the Confederation of African Football, CAF, has disclosed.

Nigeria, Sudan, South Africa, and Rwanda are in Group A for the qualifying series which will commence in September. Rwanda qualified after beating Congo 4-3 on penalties on Saturday. They will now complete the group for the final phase of qualifiers for the competition.

The group qualifiers will be played between September 5 and November 19, 2014. The first, second and third teams will make it for the final tournament which will has been scheduled to hold from January 17 to February 8, 2015 in Morocco.

The final draw of the tournament will hold on November 26.

Schedule for group phase matches:
Day 1: September 5 and 6
Day 2: September 10
Day 3: October 10 and 11
Day 4: October 14
Day 5: November 14 and 15

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