Eagles to Face Ethiopia for Brazil 2014

Eagles to Face Ethiopia for Brazil 2014

Babajide Orevba
updated at April 12, 2023 at 7:42 PM

The ten African teams who reached the play-off stage have discovered their fate in a draw which took at the Cairo headquarters of the Confederation of African Football (CAF).


Algeria, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Egypt, Ethiopia, Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal and Tunisia are the squads still in contention for the continent's five places at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ and they were paired accordingly:


Ethiopia – Nigeria 

Côte d’Ivoire – Senegal 

Tunisia – Cameroon 

Ghana – Egypt 

Burkina Faso – Algeria


Algeria, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Nigeria, Tunisia were the seeded teams, with Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Egypt, Ethiopia and Senegal unseeded.


The ties will be played between 11-15 October 2013 and 15-19 November 2013.


You can relive the draw by clicking on the video below:

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Babajide Orevba is a CAF accredited Nigerian journalist and HOD of the Local Desk with over 10 years of experience in media landscape.He studied NCE Political Science/Social Studies, AOCOED.