CAF communicates new dates for AFCON 2021, FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers

Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) Emergency Committee has approved dates for the resumption of the qualifiers of the Total Africa Cup of Nations Cameroon 2021 and the group stages of the FIFA World Cup Qualifiers-Qatar 2022.

Uganda Cranes will now play a doubleheader AFCON Qualifier fixture against South Sudan between 9th and 17th November 2020.

The Group B leaders will then play Match Day 5 (against Burkina Faso) and Match Day 6 (against Malawi) between 22nd – 30th March 2021.

Uganda Cranes is at the top of the table with 4 points from 2 games played so far.

The Finals will be played in January 2021.

Meanwhile, FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers new dates have also been confirmed with the Match Day 1&2 scheduled to be played between 31st May – 15 June 2020.

Match Day 3&4 are slated between 30th August – 7th September 2021 while Match Day 5&6 are to happen between 4th – 12th October 2021.

The Knockout Matches (Playoffs) will be played between 8th – 16th November 2021.

Uganda Cranes is in Group E together with Mali, Kenya and Rwanda.

AFCON Qualifier Fixture:

Match Day 3 and 4 (9th – 17th November 2020)

S. Sudan Vs Uganda

Uganda Vs S. Sudan

Match Day 5 and 6 (22nd – 30th March 2021)

Uganda Vs Burkina Faso

Malawi Vs Uganda

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