Caf to help African 2018 World Cup qualifiers
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Caf to help African 2018 World Cup qualifiers

on  Tuesday, November 21  2017 at  15:06

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) has set up a committee in order to help the continent's World Cup qualifiers prepare for next year's finals in Russia.

The new committee will be lead by the Ghana Football Association President Kwesi Nyantakyi, who is also a Caf vice-president.

The presidents of the five World Cup qualifiers' football associations - Egypt, Morocco, Nigeria, Senegal and Tunisia - along with Zambia's Kalusha Bwalya make up the rest of the committee.

To postpone

Caf's executive committee has already agreed to postpone March's 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers until October to allow the World Cup-bound teams prepare for Russia.

The new committee is set to hold it's first meeting at the draw for the World Cup in Russia next month.