U-23 AFCON Qualifiers: Nigeria To Face Sudan In Final Qualifying Round

The U-23 Eagles will face Sudan in the final qualifying round for the Africa U -23 Cup of Nations in June livingtvglobal.com.ng reports.

Sudan booked a date with the U-23 Eagles after holding Kenya to a barren draw in the second leg of their first qualifying round fixture in Nairobi on Tuesday.

The Sudanese advanced 2-0 on aggregate.

Nigeria thrashed Libya 4-0 at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba on Monday to scale through 4-2 on aggregate.

Sudan will host the first leg on June 5 with the reverse fixture to hold in Nigeria on June 9.

The aggregate winner will book a ticket at the eight-team tournament in Egypt in November this year.

The top three teams in the competition will represent the continent in football event of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

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