CHAN 2018 qualifiers: Algeria to face Libya
Algeria national football team
The Algerian football team A, made up of local players, will face their Libyan opponents in the qualifiers of the African Championships of Nations CHAN-2018 whose final phase will take place in Kenya, according to the draw carried out in Libreville (Gabon).
The Algerian team will play the first-leg match in Algeria between 11 and 13 August 2017 while the return match will take place between 18 and 20 August 2017.
The Algerian team were suspended from the last edition held in 2016 in Rwanda for their withdrawal in the qualifiers while they were due to face Libya.
A total of 49 countries, out of the 54 members of the African Confederation of Football (CAF), will compete in the qualifiers of CHAN 2018, a first since the launch of this competition in 2009.