8 December 2012

Africa: All Set for the Orange CAF U-17 and U-20 Championship Draws in Cairo

The 10th edition of Orange CAF U-17 African Championship draw for the final tournament will take place at CAF HQ in Cairo on Sunday 9th with hosts Morocco joined in the draw by Congo, Botswana, Cote d' Ivoire, Gabon , Ghana, Nigeria and Tunisia. Also taking place this weekend will be draw for the 12th edition of the Orange CAF U-20 African Championship to be held in Algeria in from March 2013. Joining the hosts Algeria will be Benin, Egypt, Gabon, Ghana, Mali, Nigeria, and DR Congo. The U-17 final tournament will take place next year from April 13 - 27 in Morocco while the U-20 final tournament will be held from 16th to 30th of March 2013 in Algeria. The semi-finalist in both Championships will earn a berth to represent Africa at the 2013 FIFA World Cup editions of their respective age-groups.

Copyright © 2012 Confederation of African Football. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.