South Sudan confirms date for 2021 Afcon qualifier against Seychelles


The South Sudan Football Association (SSFA) has confirmed that the preliminary first leg tie in the 2021 Total Africa of Nations (Afcon) against Seychelles will take place October 9th in Khartoum.

Francis Amin Michael said the match will be played at the Al-Merriekh Stadium in Omdurman.

“We decided to play the game in Khartoum as the Stadium in Juba is still under going renovation. The team is already in Khartoum preparing for that important game,” added the President.

Head coach of the Bright Star, Ashu Cyprian Besong has made it clear that it will be very important to get a good result before traveling for the return leg in Seychelles.

The coach invited 22 foreign based players and 10 from Juba. The Bright Star need to eliminate Seychelles two legs to qualify for the group stage. The return leg will be played on October 15th in Victoria.

In-case South Sudan qualify they will join Burkina Faso, Uganda and Malawi in Group B of the qualifiers. The group stage of the qualifiers kick start on November 11th.

Squad

Ramadan John Mayik, Majak Mawith, Emmanuel Rubangakene, John Kaul Choi, Michael Bernard Timateo Agele, Ruon Tongyik, Mathiang Mathiang, Santino Deng Deng, Peter Maker Manyang, Maker Maker, Peter Deng, David Omot Sebit, Friday Zico, Dominic Angelo Kornelid, Jackson Moran, Koang Thok Kerjok, Dhour Chol, Emmanuel Thomas, Peter Chol Bentiu, Dominic Abui Pretino, Atak Lual, Jose Kutch Nyuar, Jimmy Michael Omer, Abraham Majok, Daluri Denis, Yacoub Mustafa, Tokmac Nguen, Kenny Athiu, Khamis Leon Uso, David Majak, William Akio, Makueth Wol

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