The draw of the African Cup was conducted Wednesday night in Mabolo (Equatorial Guinea). Algeria has a lot to do in the first round, with Ghana, South Africa and Senegal accompanying the group C. D, with Côte d'Ivoire, Guinea, Cameroon and Mali, is also worth a look.
The draw of the verdict of the CAN and two favorites for the competition may be concerned. Algerian Fennecs thus inherited an extremely difficult group C. The troops of Christian Gourcuff, who hope to return to the front of the stage Continental after the good run in the World Cup (8th round) may tremble Ghanaians attending the World Cup 2014, Bafana Bafana and the Senegalese Alain Giresse, even though the Lions of Teranga have not crossed the first round since 2006. the Elephants Hervé Renard, across Mali, Cameroon, but orphan Samuel Eto'o, and Guinea will also s' used to pass the group stage. Zambia, winner in 2012, will rub Tunisia, Cape Verde and the Democratic Republic of Congo in Group B.
Equatorial Guinea - opening Congo
Ironically, Equatorial Guinea, seeded as the host country when he was disqualified in the knockout stage for fielding an ineligible player in Group A finding Gabon which had organized the CAN-2012. Congo Claude Leroy, of which this is the 8th participation as a coach, and Burkina Faso, a finalist of the last edition, complete the hen.
The opening match between Equatorial Guinea and Congo January 17 and the final on February 8, will be held in Bata. Other meetings will take place in Malabo, Mongomo and Ebebiyin.
The groups first round
Group A: Equatorial Guinea, Congo, Gabon, Burkina Faso
Group B: Zambia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Cape Verde, Tunisia
Group C: Ghana, Senegal, South Africa, Algeria
Group D: Ivory Coast, Guinea, Cameroon, Mali