CAF has released dates for the 2022 World Cup qualifiers and 2023 TotalEnergies African Cup of Nations draw.
The 2023 AFCON with will be held in Côte d’Ivoire, qualifiers draw will take place in Douala, Cameroon on January 21, 2022.
The 2022 World Cup play-offs draw will also be conducted the following day, January 22, 2022, in Douala, Cameroon.
The 10 qualified teams will be divided into two levels based on the official FIFA ranking, published in December 2021, and the distribution of the teams on the two pots shall be as follows:
Level 1: Senegal, Morocco, Tunisia, Algeria, and Nigeria
Level 2: Egypt, Cameroon, Ghana, Mali, and DR Congo
The level 1 teams will play against the level two teams, as the first leg will be played at home of the level 2 teams.