Nigeria’s Super Sand Eagles have been drawn together with Senegal, debutants Tanzania and Libya in the 2018 African Cup of Nations for beach soccer to hold in Egypt in December.
Two-time champions Nigeria will rekindle their rivalry with defending champions Senegal after the Francophone speaking nation stopped them from clinching a third title two years ago in Lagos, with Nigeria losing 8-4 in the final.
Debutants Tanzania qualified at the expense of South Africa who withdrew from the competition whilst Libya makes a return after missing the last edition walking over Kenya in the qualifiers to advance to the main draw.
Host nation Egypt were drawn in Group A together with Morocco, Madagascar and Cote d’Ivoire, with the top two nations qualifying to represent the continent at the 2019 World Cup in Paraguay.
See Full Draws:
Group A: Egypt, Morocco, Cote d’Ivoire, and Madagascar
Group B: Senegal, Nigeria, Libya, and Tanzania
The competition scheduled to hold in Giza, Egypt will start from Sunday, December 9 till Friday, December 14, 2018.