‘Easy draw’ for Ghana in AFCON 2017 qualifiers

Wednesday 8th April , 2015 2:31 pm

The Black Stars of Ghana have been drawn in Group H alongside Mozambique, Rwanda and Mauritius for the upcoming AFCON 2017 qualifiers.

Ghana will make another attempt at winning the trophy after missing out narrowly in 2015 when Ivory Coast beat them in the final.

The AFCON 2017 draw was held in Cairo, Egypt and also saw Gabon being named as host of the 31st edition of the tournament.

Other groups are:

Group A: Tunisia, Togo, Liberia, Djibouti

Group B: DR Congo, Angola, CAR, Madagascar

Group C: Mali, Eq. Guinea, Benin, South Sudan

Group D: Burkina Faso, Uganda, Botswana, Comoros

Group E: Zambia, Congo, Kenya, Guinea Bissau

Group F: Cape Verde, Morocco, Libya, Sao Tome

Group G: Nigeria, Egypt, Tanzania, Chad

Group H: Ghana, Mozambique, Rwanda, Mauritius

Group I: Cote d’Ivoire, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Gabon

Group J: Algeria, Ethiopia, Lesotho, Seychelles

Group K: Senegal, Niger, Nambia, Burundi

Group L: Guinea, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Swaziland

Group M: Cameroon, South Africa, Gambia, Mauritania

By:Mawuli Tsikata