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2019 Nations Cup Draw: Liberia against DR Congo, Congo, and Zimbabwe

Kolubah Zayzay
The Senior NAtional team, Lone Star
The Senior NAtional team, Lone Star

The qualifying draw for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations took place Wednesday January 12, 2017 in Gabon pitting several former champions against one another.

Liberia Lone Star with two appearances record was handed central and east African opponents in Group G. for the qualifying round.

The Lone Star of Liberia will play DR Congo, Congo, and Zimbabwe as the country searches for a third nation’s cup appearance in Cameroon in January 2019.

Coach James Debbah is due to begin preparing the Lone Star for the qualifiers with a friendly against Libya at the close of the month.
In addition to hosts Cameroon, the 12 group winners will qualify alongside the three best runners-up.

Should the Indomitable Lions top their group, the second-placed side in Group B will contest the finals.

The group stage of qualifying starts in June and concludes in November 2018.

Draw in full:

A: Senegal, Equatorial Guinea, Sudan, Sao Tome/Madagascar
B: Cameroon, Morocco, Malawi, Comoros/Mauritius
C: Mali, Gabon, Burundi, Djibouti/South Sudan
D: Algeria, Togo, Benin, The Gambia
E: Nigeria, South Africa, Libya, Seychelles
F: Ghana, Ethiopia, Sierra Leone, Kenya
G: DR Congo, Congo, Zimbabwe, Liberia
H: Ivory Coast, Guinea, Central African Republic, Rwanda
I: Burkina Faso, Angola, Botswana, Mauritania
J: Tunisia, Egypt, Niger, Swaziland
K: Zambia, Mozambique, Guinea-Bissau, Namibia
L: Cape Verde, Uganda, Tanzania, Lesotho


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