​​AFCON 2017 Qualifiers: ​Nigeria to face Egypt, Chad

The Nigeria national team, the Super Eagles, may have been handed a tough route to return to the Africa Cup Nations having been pitched alongside six-ti​m​e African champions in the qualifying series.

In the elaborate draws conducted Wednesday in Cairo, the Super Eagles who were one of the top seeded teams​,​ were placed in Group G where they ​were joined by Egypt, Tanzania and Chad.

While Egypt on paper looks like the only threat to Nigeria in the qualifying group, some fans say the recent form of the Nigeria​n​ national team leaves much to be desired having suffered shocking defeats ​at​ the hands of lowly-rated teams like Congo, Sudan and most recently Uganda.

The group winners and two best second placed teams join hosts Gabon for the tournament proper

Full group schedule

Group A: Tunisia, Togo, Liberia, Djibouti

Group B: DR Congo, Angola, CAR, Madagascar

Group C: Mali, Equatorial Guinea, Benin, South Sudan

Group D: Burkina Faso, Uganda, Botswana, Comoros

Group E: Zambia, Congo, Kenya, Guinea Bissau

Group F: Cape Verde, Morocco, Libya, Sao Tome

Group G: Nigeria, Egypt, Tanzania, Chad

Group H: Ghana, Mozambique, Rwanda, Mauritius

Group I: Ivory Coast, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Gabon

Group J: Algeria, Ethiopia, Lesotho, Seychelles

Group K: Senegal, Niger, Nambia, Burundi

Group L: Guinea, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Swaziland

Group M: Cameroon, South Africa, Gambia, Mauritania


DOWNLOAD THE PREMIUM TIMES MOBILE APP

Now available on

  Premium Times Android mobile applicationPremium Times iOS mobile applicationPremium Times blackberry mobile applicationPremium Times windows mobile application

TEXT AD: Revealed!!! The Only Way Left of Getting an Extra Large Manhood and also Last Up to 38Mins+. Get the Insider Secret Here


TEXT AD: This NAFDAC APPROVED Solution Will Make You Stay Longer Than 40Mins In Bed Tonight And Help Your Erection. Click Here To Read The Free Reports


All rights reserved. This material and any other material on this platform may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, written or distributed in full or in part, without written permission from PREMIUM TIMES.


  • Desmond Blessing

    Distributor at dangote cement factory Obajana, buy a bag of dangote cement at
    #1000 per 50Kg bag, call Sales Rep Mrs Abimbola 08039415204 for more Details and Quotes.