Super Eagles To Know 2022 AFCON Foes Today


The Super Eagles of Nigeria will know their group opponents for the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations on Tuesday.

The Three-time champs, who have been seeded in Pot A, will be hoping for a favourite draw that will hold in Yaoundé, Cameroon.

Recall that Nigeria topped Group L of the qualifying series after overcoming teams such as Lesotho, Benin, and Sierra Leone.

Gernot Rohr’s men finished third at the last edition held in 2019 hosted by Egypt beating Tunisia 1-0 courtesy of a first-half goal from Odion Ighalo in the losers final.

The 2022 Afcon is expected to start on January 9 till February 6 with five host cities confirmed for the biennial tournament.
Pot 1: Cameroon, Algeria, Senegal, Tunisia, Morocco, Nigeria
Pot 2: Egypt, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Mali, Burkina Faso, Guinea
Pot 3: Cape Verde, Gabon, Mauritania, Sierra Leone, Zimbabwe, Guinea-Bissau
Pot 4: Malawi, Sudan, Equatorial Guinea, Comoros, Ethiopia, Gambia.

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