CAF shifts dates of Ghana-Nigeria World Cup playoffs


The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has fixed new dates for the 2022 FIFA World Cup two-legged play-off matches between Super Eagles and Black Stars.

Ademola Olajire, communication director of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), confirmed the postponement in a statement yesterday.

According to the statement, the first leg at the Cape Coast Stadium in Ghana, which was initially scheduled to take place on March 24, will now hold on March 25.

It added that the return leg, which was initially slated for March 27, at the Moshood Abiola Stadium in Abuja, will now be played on March 29.