Teams qualified for U-23 AFCON revealed
Egypt and South Africa are among the eight teams that qualified for the 2019 U-23 AFCON taking place in Egypt.
Egypt are set to organize their second major continental trophy in 2019 when they host the U-23 AFCON between November 8 and 22.
As hosts, the Pharaohs secured automatic qualification for the tournament and will subsequently be the only Arab nation present.
South Africa have also secured qualification after beating Zimbabwe 5-0 on aggregate in the third qualifying round.
Additionally Zambia narrowly beat Congo 5-4 while Ghana came out on top against Algeria with a 2-1 scoreline.
Even though Tunisia was able to hold Cameroon to a 2-2 draw on aggregate they still lost on away goals. Ivory Coast, Nigeria and Mali also qualified after beating Guinea, Sudan and Morocco respectively.
Egypt, South Africa, Zambia, Ghana, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Nigeria and Mali.
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