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2023 AFCON: Ghana, Nigeria to be housed in the same hotel in Abidjan

Cup of Nations 2023 AFCON: Ghana, Nigeria to be housed in the same hotel in Abidjan
DEC 9, 2023 LISTEN

The senior national team, the Black Stars will share the same hotel with the Super Eagles of Nigeria in Abidjan ahead of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) next year.

Both teams are expected to be based in Abidjan, they have been housed in the Pullman Hotel Abidjan-Plateau.

Ghana are in Group B alongside Egypt, Cape Verde and Mozambique while Nigeria are housed in Group A with host, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea and Guinea-Bissau.

Ghana, who are four-time champions of the AFCON tournament are hoping to end its 41-year trophy drought in Ivory Coast next year.

The Black Stars last won Africa's prestigious tournament in 1982 in Libya.

However, Nigeria, who are three-time winners are also aiming to lift the trophy for the fourth time. The last time the Super Eagles lifted the trophy was in 2013.

The 34th edition of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) has been scheduled to kick off from January 13 to February 11.

Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah

Sports JournalistPage: SamuelEkowAmoasiAppiah

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