CAF reveals AFCON seedings

2013-02-20 22:33
Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund (AFP)
Johannesburg - The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has revealed the seedings for the draw for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) to be held in Morocco.

According to the website, the draw will take place on March 10 in Morocco during a CAF General Assembly, with the qualification procedure reverting to its normal format as opposed to the modified mode for the just-conclude edition.

Forty-four teams are on the starting line and seeded in four pots of 11 teams each according to their current ranking.


Pot one: Nigeria, Burkina Faso, Cote d’Ivoire, Togo, Mali, South Africa, Cape Verde, DR Congo, Zambia, Tunisia, Ghana.

Pot two: Egypt, Libya, Algeria, Senegal, Cameroon, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Gabon, Uganda, Congo, Central African Republic.

Pot three: Ethiopia, Benin, Angola, Niger, Zimbabwe, Equatorial, Mozambique, Malawi, Burundi, Liberia, Sudan.

Pot four: To be determined after the preliminary round.

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