The draw for the qualifiers for the 2021 Africa Cup Of Nations was made on Thursday. Kenya’s Harambee Stars have been grouped alongside Togo, Egypt, and Comoros in Group G.
Sebastian Migne’s team qualified for this year’s tournament where they were eliminated in the Group Stages after only gathering one victory. Egypt will present Kenya will possibly the hardest tie in the group. The Pharaoh’s have some of the best talents in the continent and are the record African Champions having.
Togo and Comoros did not qualify for this year’s tournament but will be eager to make amends.
NeighbursUganada who made it to the second round of the 2019 edition in Cairo will be up against Burkina Faso, Malawi and the winner between South Sudan and the Seychelles who were not seeded.
In the last qualifiers, Harambee Stars only lost one match which was away to West Africa giants Ghana. Migne’s side beat the Black Stars 1-0 at the Kasarani National Stadium before drawing 0-0 with Ethiopia away followed by a 3-0 win over the same opponents in Nairobi.
Below is the full draw
Full AFCON 2021 Qualification draw
Group A: Mali, Guinea, Namibia, Liberia/ Chad
Group B: Burkina Faso, Uganda, Malawi, South Sudan/Seychelles
Group C: Ghana, South Africa, Sudan, Mauritius/Sao Tome
Group D: DR Congo, Gabon, Angola, Djibouti v Gambia
Group E: Morocco, Mauritania, CAR, Burundi
Group F: Cameroon, Cape Verde, Mozambique, Rwanda
Group G: Egypt, Kenya, Togo, Comoros
Group H: Algeria, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana
Group I: Senegal, Congo, Guinea Bissau, Eswatini
Group J: Tunisia, Libya, Tanzania, Equatorial Guinea
Group K: Ivory Coast, Niger, Madagascar, Ethiopia
Group L: Nigeria, Benin, Sierra Leone, Lesotho