All you need to know about the third edition of the U23 Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Egypt as the host lock horns with Mali at the Cairo International Stadium on Friday evening.
The competition serving also as Africa’s qualifiers to the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, which start from November 8 until the final on the 22nd with the top three finishers at the Egypt 2019 tournament will bear the continent’s torches at the next summer quadrennial multi-sports global event.The eight teams are set into groups A and B with four teams in each.Group A: Egypt, Cameroon, Ghana and MaliGroup B: Nigeria, South Africa, Zambia, and Ivory Coast
Full fixtures Friday 8 November
Egypt vs Mali Cameroon vs Ghana
Saturday 9 November
Nigeria vs Ivory CoastSouth Africa vs Zambia
Monday 11 November
Mali vs CameroonGhana vs Egypt
Tuesday 12 November
Ivory Coast vs South Africa (17:00)Zambia vs Nigeria (18:00).
Thursday 14 November
Egypt vs Cameroon (18:00)
Mali vs Ghana (20:00).
Friday 15 November
Nigeria vs South Africa (19:00)
Ivory Coast vs Zambia (20:00).