The FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, African Qualifiers Third Round draw will be conducted on Saturday, 22 January 2022 in Douala, Cameroon.
The draw will start at 16:00 local time (17:00 CLT – 10:00 ET), and will be live right here on nilesports.com.
The 10 qualified teams will be divided into two levels based on the official FIFA ranking, published in 19 November 2021 as follows:
Level 1: Senegal, Morocco, Tunisia, Algeria and Nigeria
Level 2: Egypt, Cameroon, Ghana, Mali and DR Congo
The five highest-ranked teams will play against the five least ranked teams (the first leg will be played at home of the lower-ranked teams).
Egypt was the first African country to reach the FIFA World Cup, in Italy 1934. They appeared in three World Cups (1934, 1990 and 2018).
In total, Egypt played 7 World Cup matches; winning none, drawing twice, and losing 5. They scored 5 goals and conceded 12 in the process.
LIVE: CAF THIRD ROUND DRAW | FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers
17:00 Cairo Local time | 10:00 ET Canada-USA