CHAN 2018: Uganda draws Ivory Coast, Zambia

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The draw ceremony of the 2018 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) is set to take place on November 17 in Rabat, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) announced on Wednesday.

Nigeria finished third in 2014 in South Africa, but failed to reach the knockout phase in Rwanda a year ago.

It is composed of Libya, the only victor of the competition this year, Nigeria, one of the favorites, Rwanda and Equatorial Guinea, qualified for the first time.

The Stade Adrar in Agadir will host Group D which is home to Angola, Cameroon, the Republic of Congo and Burkina Faso.

Rwanda, on their part, are expected to provide the Super Eagles with a stern test as both countries meet for the first time in the group stage of a continental tournament at senior worldwide level.

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Rwanda were the last team to qualify for the 2018 finals, edging Ethiopia 3-2 on aggregate in a play-off after Egypt made a decision to forfeit its slot at the championship.

The two countries have previously met four times in FIFA World Cup and AFCON qualifiers, Nigeria drawing twice and emerging victorious on the two other occasions.

Equatorial Guinea qualified for the finals following Gabon's withdrawal of Gabon.

Group B, to be played at the Stade de Marrakech, will feature Ivory Coast, Zambia, Namibia and Uganda.

Uganda will be desperate to at least reach the quarter-finals after three first-round exits in a row, while the best showing from Zambia was third at the first tournament in 2009.

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