The draw for the African Cup of Nations qualifiers for Ethiopia (2020) was held Wednesday in Cairo, made the national team against Algeria.
The first leg will be played in Algeria and the return leg will be held in Morocco. The draw took place on the sidelines of the organizing committee of this 25-member continental event.
They qualify for the finals of the sixth edition of the competition, “CHAN” in Ethiopia for local players, 15 of the 47 African teams that will compete in the qualifiers.
During this meeting, the form of competition in the qualifying teams was adopted, which has not changed, and will be according to an exclusionary system according to six geographical regions:
– Northern Region: Two elected
– Western Region (A): two elected
– Western Region (B): 3 teams
– Central region: 3 teams
– Central-Eastern Region: two teams + Ethiopia team
– Southern region: Three teams
The African Confederation of Football (CAF) will announce the dates of matches (date and hour) later.
The national team was crowned with the fifth edition of the African Cup of Local Players, held last year in Morocco.