COVID-19: AFCON draw in Cameroon postponed

[NigerianEye] - 7/06/2021

The 2021 Africa Cup of Nations draw, scheduled for Yaounde on June 25, has been postponed due to Covid-19, the Confederation of African Football confirmed on Monday.A CAF official said the delay of the ceremony to an undecided date was due to “logistical reasons related to Covid-19”.The seeded draw will create six groups of four teams with the winners and runners-up in each plus the four best third-place sides advancing to the knockout second round.Among the 23 countries who have qualified are defending champions Algeria, hosts Cameroon and record seven-time title-holders Egypt.Burkina (...)


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