The CAF Executive Committee at its meeting on Thursday, 11 April 2019, in Cairo, Egypt approved the draw procedure for the final tournament of the Total Africa Cup of Nations Egypt 2019. The procedure was proposed by the Organising Committee for the Africa Cup of Nations at its meeting 24-hours earlier.
Ghana will not be seeded for this year’s Africa Cup of Nations and could now face a tough group when the draw is made on Friday in Cairo.
The pots and seedings of the 24 qualified teams were decided based on the latest FIFA World rankings (released 4 April 2019), and Ghana finds itself in Pot 2.
Pot 1 (Seeds): Egypt, Cameroon, Tunisia, Nigeria, Senegal, Morocco
Pot 2: GHANA, DR Congo, Mali Ivory Coast – Guinea – Algeria
Pot 3: South Africa Uganda Benin Mauritania Madagascar Kenya
Pot 4: Zimbabwe Namibia Guinea Bissau Angola Tanzania Burundi