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2018 World Cup Qualifiers: Nigeria to Play against Algeria, Cameroon & Zambia

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2018 World Cup LogoThe Super Eagles of Nigeria were on Friday placed alongside Algeria, Cameroon and Zambia in Group B for the Africa Zone Qualification Round 3 of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

This was the outcome of the draw held at the headquarters of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) in Cairo, Egypt.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the finals is scheduled to hold in Russia.

The pairing shows that the Super Eagles faces an uphill task, as all the three sides are among the continent’s best.

In the other pairings, Tunisia, Libya, Congo DR and Guinea were drawn in Group A.

Group C has Gabon, Mali, Cote D ‘ Ivoire and Morocco, while Group D has Senegal, South Africa, Burkina Faso and Cape Verde.

Group E has Ghana, Egypt, Congo and Uganda.

NAN reports that only the group winners will qualify for the finals.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) was established by the Federal Government of Nigeria in May 1976 to gather and distribute news on Nigeria and cover events of interest to Nigeria at the international level for the benefit of the Nigerian Media and the Public.

1 Comment

  1. BzKneez

    June 25, 2016 at 1:26 pm

    Dang it! Group of Death

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