AFCON 2021 qualifiers: Kenya to face Egypt, Togo and Comoros

AFCON 2021 qualifiers: Kenya to face Egypt, Togo and Comoros, Fred Kennedy
updated at April 12, 2023 at 7:41 PM
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Kenya national team Harambee Stars have been pooled in Group G of the 2021 African Cup of Nations qualifiers.

Stars will square it out with 2019 hosts Egypt, Togo and Comoros as the four teams fight out for the two qualification tickets.

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Of the four, only Kenya and Egypt qualified for 2019 showpiece, with the Sebastien Migne-tutored side exiting in the group stage.

Egypt, on the other hand were knocked out in the Round of 16 by South Africa.

Meanwhile, Kenya will Friday, July 19, hit camp to begin preparations for the 2020 CHAN qualifier matches against Tanzania.

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The two teams will face off in Tanzania for the first leg between 26-28 July before meeting on Sunday, August 4 for the reverse tie in Nairobi Kenya.

Earlier, Harambee Stars coach Sebastien Migne is set to jet back on Thursday evening, July 18, from France to commence preparations for the CHAN qualification match against Tanzania.

Migne left for France after Kenya was ousted from the African Cup of Nations earlier this month and has been in France for holiday.

Story by Kevin Kimutai, TUKO correspondent.

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Fred Kennedy has a Bachelor's degree in journalism (Daystar University), currently working as a Sports Editor. He has more than five years of experience in digital journalism.