AFCON 2019 draws: Nigeria to face Madagascar, Burundi and Guinea in Group B

AFCON 2019 draws: Nigeria to face Madagascar, Burundi and Guinea in Group B

- AFCON 2019 draws has been done as Super Eagles of Nigeria drawn in Group B

- Gernot Rohr's men will face Burundi, Guinea and Madagascar in the championship

- Nigeria have missed the last two editions of the AFCON and fans believe they can win 2019 edition

African football governing body known as CAF on Friday, April 12, conducted the draws for the 2019 Nations Cup which will be held in Egypt.

All the 24 countries that will play at the 2019 African Cup of Nations have known their opponents as host Nation Egypt are in Group A and will face Uganda, DR Congo and Zimbabwe.

Super Eagles of Nigeria have missed the last two editions of the African Cup of Nations, and Gernot Rohr's men fall in Group B where they will face Burundi, Guinea and Madagascar.

Football fans have however taken to social media to react to the 2019 AFCON draws conducted on Friday night, April 12.

Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Nigeria were drawn in Group B alongside Guinea, Madagascar and Burundi for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations championship in Egypt this summer.

The Super Eagles who won the 2013 edition in South Africa are returning to the continental competition for the first time since then, having missed the last two editions.

They will be facing tournament debutants Madagascar in one of the group games as they hope to go all the way and win their fourth AFCON title this year.

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