SSFA President Amin to grace AFCON
President of the South Sudan Football Association (SSFA), Francis Amin Michael is expected attend the 2019 Total Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) matches on the first three days.
The tournament kicks-off on Friday with hosts Egypt facing Zimbabwe in a Group A match at the Cairo Stadium.
“I am scheduled to travel to Egypt and watch some of the earlier games in Cairo before returning back for the General Assembly on July 18th,” said Amin.
The the tournament, Africa’s biggest football showpiece attracting 24 teams for the first time will run June 21st to July 19th.
Victor Lawrence Lual will also be flying the South Sudan flag high at the tournament where he is the general coordinator for all Group B matches in Alexandria, Egypt.
Group A: Uganda, Egypt, Zimbabwe, DR Congo
Group B: Nigeria, Guinea, Madagascar, Burundi
Group C: Senegal, Algeria, Kenya, Tanzania
Group D: Ivory Coast, South Africa, Namibia, Morocco
Group E: Tunisia, Mali, Mauritania, Angola
Group F: Cameroon, Ghana, Benin, Guinea Bissau