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FilGoal | News Egypt in an easy group in the African Nations Cup

The Egyptian team signed in Group A with the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda and Zimbabwe in the 2019 African Nations Cup.

Egypt will begin its campaign against Zimbabwe in the opening of the African Nations Cup on June 12.

Egypt plays then against Uganda in the second round, ending their group tour against DRC.

The 2019 African Nations Cup raffle was held on Friday night at the foot of the pyramids.

The African Nations Championship begins on June 21 and ends on July 19.

The tournament takes place with the participation of 24 teams in six groups for the first time in the history of African competition.

Egypt won the 2019 African Nations Cup with 16 votes for a vote for South Africa in 18 votes after a member abstained.

It was the fifth time that Egypt organized the African Nations Cup. The 1959 edition was organized under the name of the United Arab Republic and won the title that year, and organized the 1974 edition. Zaire won the title, the 1986 edition and Egypt won the title.

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